Gid meaning

gĭd
A disease of herbivores, especially sheep, caused by the presence of larvae of the tapeworm Taenia multiceps in the brain and resulting in a staggering gait.
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A disease, esp. of sheep, caused by the larvae of a tapeworm (Multiceps multiceps) in the brain or spinal cord.
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A disease of herbivores, especially sheep, caused by the presence of larvae of the tapeworm Taenia multiceps in the brain and resulting in a staggering gait.
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A disease of sheep caused by tapeworm.
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(obsolete) A fiddle.
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Gender identity disorder.
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General improvement district.
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Generic interface definition.
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Group identifier (Unix)
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Origin of gid

  • Back-formation from giddy
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • Compare Old French gigue. See jig (noun).
    From Wiktionary