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giraffe a mammal with a very long neck, long legs, and hooves. Giraffes have short horns covered with fur. They live in Africa and eat the tops of trees. Male giraffes can be up to eighteen feet tall. They are the tallest animal that lives on land.
girder a heavy beam made of steel or wood used to support the floor or framework of a bridge or building.
girl a female child or teenager. [2 definitions]
girlfriend a favorite female friend that one feels attraction or love for. [2 definitions]
girlhood the state or time of being a girl.
Girl Scout a member of a U.S. youth organization for girls called the Girl Scouts.
girth the length around something.
give to present. [7 definitions]
give away to give for free instead of selling; give as a gift. [2 definitions]
give birth to bring a child or baby animal into the world.
given past participle of "give." [4 definitions]
give someone the slip to escape from.
give up to surrender; yield. [3 definitions]
give way to collapse or fall apart.
glacier a large mass of ice formed in cold regions from compacted snow and very slowly moving down a slope or across land.
glad happy; delighted; pleased or relieved. [2 definitions]
gladiator a man in ancient Rome who fought other men or animals, often to the death, to entertain an audience.
gladiolus a garden plant that has long leaves and colorful flowers growing on tall stems. It is a member of the iris family.
glamour the quality of being exciting, charming, and very attractive.
glance to take a quick look. [3 definitions]
gland a group of cells or an organ that produces fluids that are released into the body or pass out of the body.