gāze

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See also: gāzē, gaze, gazé, and Gaze

Latvian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Likely via German Gas or Russian газ (gaz).

Pronunciation[edit]

(file)

Noun[edit]

gāze f (5th declension, irregular plural genitive)

  1. (chemistry) gas (state of matter), gaseous substance
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Etymology 2[edit]

Apparently cognate with gāzt (to topple over, to cause to fall down).

Pronunciation[edit]

(file)

Noun[edit]

gāze f (5th declension)

  1. heavy rain, downpour
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Etymology 3[edit]

Likely via Russian газ (gaz, gauze), or perhaps German Gaze (gauze).

Noun[edit]

gāze f (5th declension)

  1. gauze, gossamer (fabric)
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