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gad2

gad2

 
pronunciation:
gaed
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a long stick or prod used for driving cattle; goad.
definition 2: a pointed tool or spike used in mining ore or rock.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: gadded, gadding, gads
definition: to break up or dislodge (ore or rocks) with a gad.