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gap

 
Noun gap has 5 senses
  1. gap, spread - a conspicuous disparity or difference as between two figures; "gap between income and outgo"; "the spread between lending and borrowing costs"
    --1 is a kind of disparity
  2. opening, gap - an open or empty space in or between things; "there was a small opening between the trees"; "the explosion made a gap in the wall"
    --2 is a kind of space
    --2 is a part of surface, Earth's surface
    --2 has particulars:
     pocket; Ranvier's nodes, nodes of Ranvier; foramen, hiatus; breach; chasm; crack, cleft, crevice, fissure, scissure; hole; mouth; rift; rip, rent, snag, split, tear; window
    Derived form: verb gap1
  3. gap, crack - a narrow opening; "he opened the window a crack"
    --3 is a kind of opening
    --3 has particulars: lacuna, blank; spark gap
    Derived form: verb gap1
  4. col, gap - a pass between mountain peaks
    --4 is a kind of pass, mountain pass, notch
    --4 has particulars: water gap; wind gap
  5. break, interruption, disruption, gap - an act of delaying or interrupting the continuity; "it was presented without commercial breaks"
    --5 is a kind of delay, holdup
    --5 has particulars:
     cut-in, insert; cut-in, insert; interjection, interposition, interpolation, interpellation; breaking off, abruption; heckling, barracking
Verb gap has 1 sense
  1. gap, breach - make an opening or gap in
    --1 is one way to open, open up
    Derived forms: noun gap3, noun gap2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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