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  Definition of Gap
  1. an act of delaying or interrupting the continuity; "it was presented without commercial breaks"
  2. a narrow opening; "he opened the window a crack"
  3. a conspicuous disparity or difference as between two figures; "gap between income and outgo"; "the spread between lending and borrowing costs"
  4. a pass between mountain peaks
  5. 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"
  6. make an opening or gap in
Similar Words: break, interruption, disruption, crack, spread, col, opening, breach

 

Hyponyms: cut-in, insert, interjection, interposition, interpolation, interpellation, breaking off, abruption, heckling, barracking, lacuna, blank, spark gap, water gap, wind gap, 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

 

Part Meronyms: surface, Earth's surface

 

Derivational Morphology: interrupt, disrupt, break up, cut off, breach, open, crack, opening

 

Anagrams: GPA

 

 
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