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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gash  \Gash\  (g[a^]sh),  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Gashed}  (g[a^]sht); 
  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Gashing}.]  [For  older  garth  or  garse,  OF 
  garser  to  scarify,  F.  gercer  to  chap,  perh.  from  an  assumed 
  LL  carptiare  fr  L.  carpere,  carptum  to  pluck,  separate 
  into  parts  cf  LL  carptare  to  wound.  Cf  {Carpet}.] 
  To  make  a  gash,  or  long,  deep  incision  in  --  applied  chiefly 
  to  incisions  in  flesh. 
 
  Grievously  gashed  or  gored  to  death.  --Hayward. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gash  \Gash\,  n. 
  A  deep  and  long  cut;  an  incision  of  considerable  length  and 
  depth,  particularly  in  flesh. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  gash 
  n  1:  a  wound  made  by  cutting;  "he  put  a  bandage  over  the  cut" 
  [syn:  {cut},  {slash},  {slice}] 
  2:  a  trench  resembling  a  furrow  that  was  made  by  erosion  or 
  excavation  [syn:  {cut}] 
  3:  a  strong  sweeping  cut  made  with  a  sharp  instrument  [syn:  {slash}, 
  {slashing}] 
  v  :  cut  open  "she  slashed  her  wrists"  [syn:  {slash}] 
 
  From  V.E.R.A.  --  Virtual  Entity  of  Relevant  Acronyms  13  March  2001  [vera]: 
 
  GASH 
  Group  Admin  SHell  (Unix,  Shell) 
 
 




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