GA

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n GA a state in southeastern United States; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
    • n Ga a rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element; brittle at low temperatures but liquid above room temperature; occurs in trace amounts in bauxite and zinc ores
    • n GA the first known nerve agent, synthesized by German chemists in 1936; a highly toxic combustible liquid that is soluble in organic solvents and is used as a nerve gas in chemical warfare
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: In Atlanta, GA, it is illegal to tie a giraffe to a telephone pole or street lamp.
    • Ga An earlier form of go.
    • n Ga See gau.
    • n Ga A dialectal preterit of go. See gie.
    • n Ga In chem., the symbol for gallium.
    • n Ga An abbreviation of Georgia, one of the United States.
    • Ga An abbreviation of Grand Army of the Republic. See republic.
    • Ga An abbreviation of Gaelic.
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Usage

In literature:

Hugh M. (Ga.), 139; 142.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume VI" by Various
Weel, Tam gaed to see Lapraik upon this business, and took me, that was a toddlin' laddie, by the hand.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 11 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
Weel, to mak' a lang story short, Wully gaed gyte.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition, Vol. XII (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
The country-side gaed gyte about her and her gowden hair.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. XIX (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
S. Wyatt, Augusta, Ga., writes in favor of appeals to the patriotism of the people to counteract what Mr. Toombs has done.
"A Rebel War Clerk's Diary at the Confederate States Capital" by John Beauchamp Jones
Her Indian name was Sa-ca-ga-we-a, from two Minnetaree words meaning "bird" and "woman.
"Boys' Book of Indian Warriors" by Edwin L. Sabin
I then went to Savannah, Ga.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves, North Carolina Narratives, Part 2" by Work Projects Administration
GA, Tristao de, envoy to Gujarat, 126: mint master at Goa, 162.
"Rulers of India: Albuquerque" by Henry Morse Stephens
Mustered into the United States service at Macon, Ga., June, 1865.
"The Black Phalanx" by Joseph T. Wilson
Paisa mile ga. Paisa, na courie, thuphur mile, ga!
"Banked Fires" by E. W. (Ethel Winifred) Savi
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In poetry:

Swith to the officer he gaed,
Was highest in comman'—
Quo' he, "The Monklan' man's gane mad,
As I can understan'."
"Ballad of The Monkland Cottar" by Janet Hamilton
As I gaed out to tak the air
Between Midmar and bonny Craigha',
There I met a little wee man,
The less o' him I never saw.
"The Little Wee Man" by Henry Morley
Then back to back the brithers twa
Gaed in amo the thrang,
An they hewed doun the Hielanmen,
Wi swords baith sharp an lang.
"Traditionary Version" by Andrew Lang
Then back to back the brithers twa
Gaed in amo the thrang,
An they hewed doun the Hielanmen,
Wi swords baith sharp an lang.
"The Battle Of Harlaw" by Anonymous British
A fearfu' stoun gaed thro' his heart,
The tear fell frae his e'e,
At thocht o' his dear wife an' bairns,
Wham he nae mair wad see.
"Ballad of The Monkland Cottar" by Janet Hamilton
The sun gaed doon, the gloamin' fell,
The nicht was fair an' calm,
Whan he stood on his ain door-stane,
An' heard the e'enin' psalm
"Ballad of The Monkland Cottar" by Janet Hamilton

In news:

Last year's winners, Pat McNeely and Koda of Johns Creek, Ga.
Mildred Henderson Dorn , age 91, of Loganville, GA, passed away July 31, 2012.
The new of Montreal single has everything you'd expect from the Athens, Ga.
The South Carolina Warriors held a 45 point lead at halftime on Thursday, and overwhelmed the East Point (Ga.) Jaguars 137-97 in the home opener.
Conditions at Augusta, Bush Field, GA. News 12 First at Five / Thursday, Oct 11, 2012.
Conditions at Augusta, Bush Field, GA. A Richmond County road is back open after crews worked to repair a gas leak on Thursday.
Conditions at Augusta, Bush Field, GA. News 12 First at Five / Thursday, Sept 6, 2012.
Nell Belyeu Astin stands in front of her egg shell painting of two roosters fighting at her home in Brunswick, Ga.
Collier, 90, formerly of Molena, Ga.
ELECTRO OPTIC US, Alpharetta, GA, USA – Electro Optic US has announced the hiring of David Brewer as its sales manager for the central region of the USA.
EAA already in contact with GA Caucus.
Lovingly known as Brenda, she was educated in the Brooks County School System, Quitman, GA. School of Nursing, Manhattan, N.Y.
Volunteer Clare Frew puts away a life-size cut out of presidential hopeful Mitt Romney as she prepares to close the Chatham County Republican Campaign office, Tuesday, Nov 6, 2012, in Savannah, Ga.
In this Thursday, July 14, 2012 photo, Michele Kelly, owner of Pure Knead bakery, poses with a rack of freshly baked gluten-free sandwich bread in Decatur, Ga.
CARTERSVILLE, Ga.–The Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) is about to present the Draft FY 2013 - 2016 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) in Northwest Georgia for public review and comment.
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In science:

Given constraint equation GA,2 = 0 de fining Mr and local coordinates N a there, we introduce new ones ˘N a (x) = N a (x) + XA Z dyτ a A (x, y ) GA,2 (w(y )) . such that ˘N a |Mr = N a |Mr and with τ subject to condition (cid:8)N a (x) , GA,2 (w(y ))(cid:9) |Mr = 0 .
Solutions to WDVV from generalized Drinfeld-Sokolov hierarchies