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Definition of the noun gao

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  1. an independent nonpartisan federal agency that acts as the investigative arm of Congress making the executive branch accountable to Congress and the government accountable to citizens of the United States


  1. Gao is a city in Mali and the capital of the Gao Region. The city is located on the River Niger, 320 km east-southeast of Timbuktu on the left bank at the junction with the Tilemsi valley.
  2. Gao a.k.a. The Gao Region is located in northeastern Mali. The capital city is Gao. The region is bordered to the north by Kidal Region, to the west by Tombouctou Region, and to the east and most of the south by Niger, with a very small portion of the southern border shared with Burkina Faso. Common ethnicities in the Gao Region include the Songhai, Bozo, Tuareg, Bambara, and Kounta. The towns include Gao, Bourem, and Bamba.
  3. Gao a.k.a. Mariana Grajales Airport is an airport serving Guantánamo, a city in Cuba. It is located near the villages of Paraguay and Las Lajas.


  1. Gao was Mansa of the Mali Empire from 1300 to 1305.
    • died in (711 years ago)
  2. Gao was the son of Qin Shi Huang.
  3. Gao a.k.a. Gaó Gurgel: Gaó is a Brazilian musician, actor and film score composer.
    • also known as Odmar Amaral Gurgel, Maestro Gaó, Gaó
    • born on (106 years ago) in Salto
    • nationality: Brazil
    • profession: Musician, actor, film score composer
    • died in (24 years ago) in Mogi das Cruzes
    • read more about Gaó Gurgel (actor)

There are other people with in their name, like Bai Gao, Fei Gao, Gao Cen, Gao Cui, Gao Fei, Gao Hao, Gao Jia, Gao Jie, Gao Jin, Gao Jun and many others.


GAO is a record label.


  1. Gao is a fictional character from the 2013 film The Rooftop.
  2. Gao a.k.a. Kao is a fictional character from the 1996 film Goodbye South, Goodbye.
    • read more about Kao
  3. Gao a.k.a. Gary is a fictional character from the Japanese anime series Beyblade.
    • read more about Gary
  4. Gao is a fictional character from the 2010 film Au Revoir Taipei.
  5. Gao a.k.a. Gaō is a fictional character from the 1995 Japanese anime series Juuni Senshi Bakuretsu Eto Ranger.
    • also known as Delacao
  6. Gao is a fictional character from the 2012 film An Inaccurate Memoir.
  7. Gao is a fictional character from the 2013 film My Lucky Star.
  8. Gao a.k.a. Gão is a fictional character from the 1985 film Avaete, Seed of Revenge.
  9. Gao is a fictional film character.

There are other characters with in their name, like Gao Fei, Gao Jie, Gao Min, Gao Yun, Sei Gao, Gao Feng, Gao Ling, Zhao Gao, Gao Zi Qi and Gao Jianli.


"GAO" is a musical album of GAO.


  1. Gao is a Chinese family name that can be literally translated as "high" or "tall". There are approximately 16 million living people with this surname. Some places, such as Taiwan, usually romanize this family name into Kao. In Hong Kong, it is romanized to Ko. In Macau, it is romanized to Kou.
  2. Gao a.k.a. Gants Language: Gants, or as spelled in the language itself, Gaj, is a Madang language of Papua New Guinea.
    • also known as Gaj

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Gao

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Google previewDigital Leisure Cultures (2016)

Critical Perspectives by Sandro Carnicelli, David McGillivray, Gayle McPherson

E'gao as a networked digital leisure practice in China Haiqing Yu and Jian Xu Introduction E'gao is a Chinese term for online spoofing. It literally...

Google previewLove In Creativity Project #1 (2013)

by Thomas Washington

Gao Is A Family (Friendship from Beijing) by Amy Jennifer Blecha http:// friendship-from- beijing/ A true friend is someone who lends a hand to the one who needs help, Hongjian Gao, ...

Google previewChina's IGeneration (2014)

Cinema and Moving Image Culture for the Twenty-First Century by Matthew D. Johnson, Keith B. Wagner, Luke Vulpiani, Kiki Tianqi Yu

Dan Gao is a PhD candidate in the Department of Cinema Studies at New York University.

Google previewOSHA and the Politics of Health Regulation (2013)

by David P. McCaffrey

Thus, the GAO is an effective critic of lagging regulatory action. 3.1.4. Agency Bureaucrats Do Some Autonomous Regulating The creation of an agency establishes a set of people in roles committed to regulation-oriented behavior.

Google previewThe Oxford Handbook of Gender, Sex, and Crime (2014)

by Rosemary Gartner, Bill McCarthy

Yu Gao is an assistant professor of psychology at Brooklyn College– City University of New York. Rosemary Gartner is a professor of criminology and sociology at the University of Toronto. Barry Godfrey is a professor of social justice at the ...

Google previewHandbook of China's Governance and Domestic Politics (2012)

by Chris Ogden

Tian-Ming Gao is a PhD Student at the Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research (IGSNRR), Chinese Academy of Sciences ( CAS), ...

Google previewThe Remote Country of Women (1994)

by Hua Bai, Qingyun Wu, Thomas O. Beebee

gao!" The Chinese character gao is a magical word. It can be used to describe the most splendid movement, as in "to purge all ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Modern China (1800-1949) (2009)

by James Z. Gao

Gao was one of Mao's strong supporters in the Yan'an Rectification Movement and contributed to the consolidation of the...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Evaluation (2005)

by Sandra Mathison

The GAO ...

Google previewChina at War: An Encyclopedia (2012)

An Encyclopedia by Xiaobing Li

Yan, Jiaqi, Gao Gao, and Danny Wynn Ye Kwok. Turbulent Decade: A History of the Cultural Revolution. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 1996. Zhu, Fang. Gun Barrel Politics: Party-Army Relations in Mao's China. Boulder, CO: Westview ...

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Small photo of Dim sum, a Chinese food that consists of variety of stream food (pork shumai and shimp har gao) and a cup of tea.Small photo of Sunset in Taiwan It was taken in Gao Mei Wetland.Small photo of Gupsum fibrosum, chinese herbal medicine isolated. Shi GaoSmall photo of mocmien flower, gao flowerSmall photo of mocmien flower, gao flowerSmall photo of Rhizoma Ligustici, chinese herbal medicine isolated. Gao BenSmall photo of Loh Ba Gao Bay In Nopparattra National Park, Koh Phi Phi Don, Krabi, Thailand. More...

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In the history of literature there are many great enduring works which were not published in the lifetimes of the authors. If the authors had not achieved self-affirmation while writing, how could they have continued to write? (Gao Xingjian)
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Scrabble value of G2A1O1

The value of this 3-letter word is 4 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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