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Gill

An obsolete Scottish unit of liquid volume approximately equivalent to 0.053 liters.
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The model Gills has invested in was only launched this year and has the added benefit of a triple oil filtration system.
Reginald Gill, 77, shocked victims by falsely diagnosing cancer using a bizarre electrical probe.
Reginald Gill, 77, conned women into believing they had cancer and told one victim her condition could be cured if a man sucked her breasts for 30 minutes a day.
Gill's Cruise Centre is the trading name of E & ME Gill Ltd.
Principal investigator Clarice Fu, a zoologist from the University of British Columbia in Canada, and her colleagues based their observation on the development of gills in rainbow trout larvae and measured the uptake of ions, which are charged chemical particles, such as sodium.
A study published yesterday suggested gills became internalised rather than lost when fish moved on to the land and evolved into four-limbed animals.
The gills are so delicate that they will collapse without water to help support them.
The Duwamish is substantially more contaminated with PAHs and PCBs compared to Quartermaster Harbor, and the levels of toxic chemicals in the sediments at both sites were consistent with the degree of expression of CYPIA in the gills offish from the respective sites.
thoroughbred owner Michael Gill has begun a California invasion that could reshape competition here for better or worse.
The hyomandibula, which in bony fish helped move the operculum (the external gill flap) to aid in gill ventilation, was no longer necessary because the presence of lungs in early tetrapods allowed for independence from the gills.
Inderjit Singh Gill, aged 30, of Harnall Lane West, Foleshill, Coventry, and his uncle, Karampal Singh Gill, 47, of Hipswell Highway, Wyken, Coventry, denied attacking Major Singh Sidhu at a flat over a meat shop on Foleshill Road, Foleshill, on December 20 last year.
NasdaqNM:FCEL), a leading manufacturer of ultra-clean electric power plants for commercial, industrial and government customers announced today that Gills Onions, the largest year-round grower and processor of fresh-cut onions, has purchased two Direct FuelCell(R) 300 MA (DFC(R)) power plants that will reduce the company's energy costs by using biogas created from onion peel waste products to generate electricity, while also lowering its waste disposal expenses.