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Definition of the noun Gish

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noun

  1. [role-playing games] A magician, or character that is skilled in both physical combat and the use of magic. Most gish characters use their magical abilities to increase their own personal combat abilities (known as "buffing").
  2. [slang] An outsider.

Game

"Gish" is a 2D PC platform game developed by Alex Austin, Edmund McMillen and Josiah Pisciotta and distributed by Chronic Logic, Stardock and other distributors. A sequel was announced, but subsequently canceled in late 2009 when Edmund left Cryptic Sea.

  • mode: Single-player video game, Multiplayer video game
  • designers: Alex Austin, Josiah Pisciotta, Edmund McMillen
  • developer: Chronic Logic
  • genres: Action game, Side-scrolling, Platform game, Strategy video game
  • publishers: Chronic Logic, Stardock, Valve Corporation
  • released on (10 years ago)

Music

"Gish" is the debut album by American alternative rock band The Smashing Pumpkins, released in May 1991 through Caroline Records. Frontman Billy Corgan described Gish as a "very spiritual album". Despite initially peaking at only number 195 on the Billboard 200 upon its release, Gish was eventually certified platinum by the RIAA.

Place

Gish is a light rail station operated by Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority. The station is located in San Jose, California, United States in the center median of 1st Street near Gish Street. The station has a split platform. The northbound platform is located just north of Gish Street, while the southbound platform is located just south of it. Gish is served by both the Alum Rock–Santa Teresa and Mountain View–Winchester light rail lines.

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Google previewEnslaved Women in America (2012)

An Encyclopedia by Daina Ramey Berry

LINDSEY GISH is a doctoral candidate in history at Michigan ...

Google previewThe University Journal (1922)

Wesley Gish is a geologist with the White Eagle Oil company, Okmulgee, Okla. Francis H. Doremus is in the testing department of the General Electric company at Schenectady, N. Y. The following are teaching school: Helen Odell Young, ...

Google previewAbusing Science (1982)

The Case Against Creationism by Philip Kitcher

Dealing with the same issue, Gish refers to papers by Charles Oxnard in which Oxnard argues that the relations between Australopithecus, Homo, and the apes are quite complicated. Gish quotes the first sentence of the summary of an ...

Google previewKate O'Brien and the Fiction of Identity (2011)

Sex, Art and Politics in Mary Lavelle and Other Writings by Aintzane Legarreta Mentxaka

Gloria Gish is an unproduced play , ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Applied Plant Sciences (2003)

after fluorescent GISH, showing grass chromatin integrated with durum chromosomes (arrow). (C) A pollen mother cell (PMC) of a durum–Lophopyrum elongatum hybrid, counterstained with PI, showing full chromosome ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Feminist Literature (2015)

by Mary Ellen Snodgrass

Gish. Also known as: Lillian Jen (b. ca. 1955– ) American novelist,short storywriter A firstgeneration ChineseAmerican writer and teacher, Lillian "Gish" Jen molds abuoyant writing career from the connections and dissonances of biculturalism.

Google previewThe Greenwood Encyclopedia of Multiethnic American Literature: I - M (2005)

by Emmanuel Sampath Nelson

Gish Jen's earliest short stories did not feature Asian American characters. The protagonist's ethnicity is not central to Callie Chang's tragicomic attempts to become a Catholic martyr, recounted in "The Water-Faucet Vision," an American Short ...

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Gish Meaning

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I thought comedians had to have black on their faces or red beards. (Dorothy Gish)
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Scrabble value of G2I1S1H4

The value of this 4-letter word is 8 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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