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gemel

noun gem·el \ˈjeməl\
variants: less commonly

gemmel

\ˈjeməl\

Definition of gemel

plural

-s

  1. 1 obsolete :  hinge

  2. 2 :  a ring of two separable hoops — compare gimbal

  3. 3 or gemel bar less commonly gemelle or gemell \jəˈmel, ˈjeməl\ :  bar gemel

  4. 4 :  a pair of glass bottles blown separately and then fused usually with the two necks pointing in different directions

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Origin and Etymology of gemel

Middle English, twin, from Middle French gemel, from Latin gemellus, diminutive of geminus — more at geminate


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gemel

adjective gem·el \"\

Definition of gemel

  1. :  paired, twin a gemel arch

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Origin and Etymology of gemel

Middle English, twin


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