Gin
Gin \Gin\, conj. [See {Gin}, prep.] If. [Scotch] --Jamieson. [1913 Webster]

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  • Gin — ist eine meist farblose Spirituose mit Wacholder (Wacholderschnaps) und Hauptbestandteil vieler Cocktails, besonders des Martinis. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Herstellung 2 Geschichte 3 Hersteller und Abfüllungen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • gin — [ dʒin ] n. m. • 1794, h. 1759; mot angl., adapt. du néerl. genever « genièvre » ♦ Alcool à goût de genièvre obtenu par distillation de céréales. Bouteille de gin. Gin fizz : cocktail à base de gin et de citron. Des gin fizz. Gin tonic, à base de …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Gin — Gin, n. [A contraction of engine.] [1913 Webster] 1. Contrivance; artifice; a trap; a snare. Chaucer. Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2. (a) A machine for raising or moving heavy weights, consisting of a tripod formed of poles united at the top, with a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gin — GIN, ginuri, s.n. Băutură alcoolică obţinută prin distilarea (distila) mustului fermentat2 de cereale, în care s au pus boabe de ienupăr. – Din engl., fr. gin. Trimis de gall, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  gin (băutură) s. n., (sorturi, porţii) pl …   Dicționar Român

  • gin — gin1 [jin] n. [< GENEVA] 1. a strong, aromatic alcoholic liquor distilled from rye and other grains and flavored with juniper berries 2. a similar liquor differently flavored [sloe gin] 3. Archaic alcoholic liquor generally gin2 [jin] n …   English World dictionary

  • GIN — steht für: das ISO 3166 Länderkürzel für Guinea G I N, Guidelines International Network, weltweite Vereinigung für Evidenzbasierte Medizin Gesundheits Informations Netz der österreichischen e card, siehe e card (Chipkarte) Gin steht für: Gin,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gin — Sm Wacholderbranntwein erw. fach. (18. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus ne. gin, einer Kurzform von ne. geneva, aus nndl. genever, aus afrz. gene(i)vre Wacholder , aus l. iūniperus f.    Ebenso nndl. gin, nfrz. gin, jenever, nschw. gin, genever,… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • gin — [dʒın] n [Date: 1700 1800; Origin: geneva gin (18 20 centuries), from Dutch genever, from Latin juniperus juniper , plant used to give gin its taste] 1.) [U and C] a strong alcoholic drink made mainly from grain, or a glass of this drink 2.) [U]… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • gin — Ⅰ. gin [1] ► NOUN 1) a clear alcoholic spirit distilled from grain or malt and flavoured with juniper berries. 2) (also gin rummy) a form of the card game rummy. ORIGIN abbreviation of genever, a kind of Dutch gin, from Latin juniperus (gin being …   English terms dictionary

  • GIN — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. {{{image}}}   Sigles d une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Gin — (j[i^]n), n. [Contr. from Geneva. See 2d {Geneva}.] A strong alcoholic liquor, distilled from rye and barley, and flavored with juniper berries; also called {Hollands} and {Holland gin}, because originally, and still very extensively,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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