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Gap

Meanings and phrases

gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a conspicuous disparity or difference as between two figures; spread
  2. a narrow opening; crack
  3. an open or empty space in or between things; opening
  4. an act of delaying or interrupting the continuity; break; interruption; disruption
  5. a pass between mountain peaks; col
  6. a difference (especially an unfortunate difference) between two opinions or two views or two situations

gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. make an opening or gap in; breach

Cumberland Gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a pass through the Cumberland Mountains between Virginia and Kentucky that early settlers used in order to move west
n.
  1. a difference between the views of young people and their parents

spark gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a component of an ignition system; consists of two shaped electrodes and the space between them
  2. the gap between two high-potential terminals

trade gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the difference in value over a period of time of a country's imports and exports of merchandise; balance of trade; trade balance; visible balance

water gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a pass in a mountain ridge through which a stream flows

wind gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a pass in a mountain ridge with no stream flowing through it

gap between

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Why is there such a gap between plans and outcomes?
  • The gap between the two sections was filled in by 1932.
  • This could, for instance, be the gap between two prisms.

bridge the gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Schleck chased hard, but had no other riders to help bridge the gap.
  • They aim to bridge the gap between land and community through public markets.
  • The M2 attempted to bridge the gap between the 81 mm mortar and the hand grenade.

fill the gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The second and third grade grama panchayats would get entire amount to fill the gap.
  • To fill the gap in Ferguson's sales in the US, thousands of TEs were shipped over from England.
  • In light of the setback, coach Scolari called upon Gilberto to fill the gap which Emerson left.

band gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The band gap of a-Si is 1.7 eV and that of c-Si is 1.1 eV.
  • For this to occur, energy is required, as in the semiconductor the next higher states lie above the band gap.
  • The reduced electron-delocalization in hexagonal-BN is also indicated by its absence of color and a large band gap.

close the gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The battalion had no reserves and was unable to close the gap.
  • Finally in early 1993, Working Title Films stepped in to close the gap.
  • The German tried to close the gap to the Spaniard, but Cal held on to win the gold.

pay gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Other researchers who analyzed the pay gap in transition Russia reach similar conclusions.
  • At the Women in the World Annual Summit, she spoke against the gender pay gap in Hollywood.
  • These statistics reveal the severity of the gender inequality and pay gap that exist in the US.

gender gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The gender gap also exists in other western countries.
  • Additionally, there is a gender gap in the division of agricultural labor.
  • The gender gap in graduation rates is particularly large for minority students.

closed the gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A DeMarco Murray touchdown later in that quarter closed the gap to 20–14.
  • Once O'Brien took over "Tonight", however, Letterman closed the gap in the ratings.
  • This one in turn fell back as the enemy again closed the gap, and the cycle rotated.

through the gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She passed through the gap between Iceland and the Faroe Islands.
  • Her route took her through the gap between Iceland and the Faroe Islands.
  • The new sealed road through the gap was eventually opened in November 1949.
E.g.
  • The party's economic policy focussed primarily on bridging the gap between rich and poor.
  • The forum acknowledged Kouyoumdjian's role in bridging the gap between social media and TV.
  • Much of Hirsh-Pasek's work has been dedicated to bridging the gap between developmental and educational research and applications.

gap year

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Xavier decides he wants to go travelling and take a gap year.
  • The main purpose of the channel was to document Jack's gap year.
  • However, she took a gap year when she was in grade twelve to make music.

large gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They are often used when the power line must cross a large gap, such as a railway line, river, or valley.
  • The gap in income between blacks and other non-whites is relatively small compared to the large gap between whites and all people of color.
  • The beaverslide consists of a frame supporting an inclined plane up which a load of hay is pushed to a height of about , before dropping through a large gap.

through a gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • King Vakhtang dies during an invasion when an arrow strikes through a gap of his armor.
  • The highway follows Cedar Run through a gap between Waters Mountain and Pignut Mountain.
  • Due to Ecke's invincible armor, Dietrich is forced to stab the giant dishonorably through a gap in his armor.

gap left

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In turn, the expanded i40 range filled the gap left by the i45.
  • "Rancid News" filled the gap left by these two zines for a short while.
  • Gamst was required to fill the gap left by Damien Duff, who had left in July 2003 to go to Chelsea.

wage gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A prime example of this is the wage gap.
  • For 1940 his estimates of the gender wage gap range between 47% and 53%.
  • By 1958 the situation seemed to improve and the wage gap declined to 39.5%.

gender pay gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At the Women in the World Annual Summit, she spoke against the gender pay gap in Hollywood.
  • A. Newell and B. Reiley (2000) use the RLMS data for 1992 and 1996 to estimate the gender pay gap.
  • As a result, only a partial perspective on gender pay gap is possible based on small scale studies.
E.g.
  • A 2016 Education Equality Index from Education Cities recognized the work done by three KIPP LA schools to close the achievement gap.
  • The initial attention to achievement gap started with a 1966 publication from the U.S. Department of Education titled "Equality of Educational Opportunity."
  • Similarly, values affirmation decreased the achievement gap for college students from low socioeconomic status and for women in introductory physics courses.

time gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • For earlier rulers, there is usually a time gap between the moment a sultan's reign ended and the moment his successor was enthroned.
  • Even assuming there is a time gap between the death of Constantine and the adulthood of Constans, his younger brothers have not aged at all in the narrative.
  • The duo managed to establish a maximum lead of around seven minutes at one point during the stage, before the rest of the field gradually brought the time gap down.

air gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • These rotary transformers have a cylindrical, rather than a disc-shaped, air gap between windings.
  • with a narrow air gap, to achieve a saturated corona current condition that produces maximum thrust.
  • It has the same APS-C sensor as the K-5, but has an improved autofocus sensor and a redesigned rear LCD with no air gap.

closing the gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At the 1st minute, Josh Kennedy took a mark and kicked a goal to begin closing the gap.
  • On 18 July, the armored pincers of the two panzer groups came within of closing the gap.
  • There are five options currently in contention for closing the gap in I-49 in Shreveport.

gap junctions

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Schwann cells and neurons exchange molecular signals by gap junctions that regulate survival and differentiation.
  • In CMTX, mutated connexons create non-functional gap junctions that interrupt molecular exchange and signal transport.
  • The panglial syncytium is a large network of interconnected glial cells, which are extensively linked by gap junctions.
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