Gaskins

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Gaskins A horse's thighs.
    • Gaskins Loose hose or breeches; galligaskins.
    • Gaskins Packing of hemp.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • gaskins Same as galligaskins
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Gaskins gas′kinz (Shak.) . See Galligaskins.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. Galligaskins

Usage

In literature:

Upon call, Gaskin, the cook, entered, bearing a big tray of dishes, "Yer dinner, sir," he said, very respectfully.
"The Cruise of the Dry Dock" by T. S. Stribling
How broad are his gaskins!
"A Cotswold Village" by J. Arthur Gibbs
R.C., Gray, W., Graham, J., Gaskin, D., Gaskin, J., Hall, J.D., Holly, J., Howie.
"History of Kershaw's Brigade" by D. Augustus Dickert
With numerous Illustrations and Initial Letters by ARTHUR J. GASKIN.
"The Land of the Black Mountain" by Reginald Wyon
His name wus Gaskins; I hed him up fer mayhem onct.
"The Devil's Own" by Randall Parrish
Gaskins fronted the Sergeant, stung into anger by the man's quiet response.
"Molly McDonald" by Randall Parrish
You know that white pup of mine, Mr. Talbot, that I bought from Hiram Gaskins?
"The Sport of the Gods" by Paul Laurence Dunbar
Gaskin or Lower Thigh 42.
"The Veterinarian" by Chas. J. Korinek
My mammy belonged ter Tom Edward Gaskin an' she wuzn't half fed.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Various
Mrs. Gaskin (Georgie Cave France) is also familiar to readers of THE STUDIO.
"Children's Books and Their Illustrators" by Gleeson White
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In news:

The family will receive friends on Saturday, Nov 10, from 7 to 9 pm at Bladen-Gaskins Funeral Home.
IN EFFECT UNTIL OCT 14, 8:00 p.m. Vince Gaskin should be mayor of Fort Pierce.
Lori Gaskin on Her First Two Weeks at SBCC.
SBCC President Lori Gaskin .
On Monday, Lori Gaskin took the helm of SBCC, which spent the last year without a permanent president.
Gaskin takes over the college as it faces a challenging — possibly $15 million — shortfall and continues to smooth things over with its accreditor.
VALDOSTA — Donald Bryant Gaskins , 68, of Valdosta, passed away Tuesday, Nov 6, 2012, at South Georgia Medical Center after a lengthy illness.
He was born Feb 6, 1944, in Lanier County to Lucille Royals Gaskins and the late John A Gaskins .
Helen M Gaskins , 89, of Fairmont died Sunday evening (Oct 14, 2012) at her residence.
JEAN MAY GASKINS was a lonely child.
Marbles' first iteration 'was a complete failure,' but undeterred CEO Lindsay Gaskins is leading company to dramatic growth.
ASU's Gaskins named Division II Defensive Player of the Year.
ALBANY — Albany State linebacker Jamarkus Gaskins was named the Ron Lenz Division II National Defensive Player of the Year honor Thursday.
ASU QB Jennings named SIAC Offensive Player of Year, Gaskins wins Defensive POY.
ASU quarterback Stanley Jennings, left, and LB Jamarkus Gaskins both picked up prestigious honors Friday from the SIAC.
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In science:

In this paper, I review recent theoretical work related to anisotropy analysis of gamma-ray data, however the content presented is based primarily on Siegal-Gaskins (2008) and Siegal-Gaskins & Pavlidou (2009).
The angular power spectrum of the diffuse gamma-ray background as a probe of Galactic dark matter substructure
Figure is from Siegal-Gaskins & Pavlidou (2009).
The angular power spectrum of the diffuse gamma-ray background as a probe of Galactic dark matter substructure
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