- (zoology) The cheek; the feathered side of the under mandible of a bird.
- (zoology) The part of the head to which the jaws of an insect are attached.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
Latin, the cheek.
- A female given name, a rare variant of Gina.
gena - Computer Definition
(Generalized Event Notification Architecture) A method for communicating events over the Web. It is an architecture for transmitting notifications between HTTP resources such as buddy lists, distribution lists and print jobs. GENA provides both notification and subscription. Notification sends information as needed, whereas a subscription initiates a relationship so that notification is made automatically when an event occurs.