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gi 1

Syllabification: gi

noun (plural gis)

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A lightweight two-piece white garment worn in judo and other martial arts. A gi typically consists of loose-fitting pants and a jacket that is closed with a cloth belt.
Example sentences
  • Inside, people trickled onto a long, white canvas mat dressed in white gis (traditional martial arts uniforms) and white belts.
  • Clip them onto strategic places on the gis of the students (end of sleeve, elbow, ankles, knees, lapel, back of neck, etc.)
  • Competitions in this sport resemble Brazilian Jiu-jitsu competitions, although competitors do not usually wear gis.

Origin

Japanese.

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GI 2 Syllabification: GI

noun (plural GIs)

A private soldier in the US Army.

Origin

1930s (originally denoting equipment supplied to US forces): abbreviation of galvanized iron; later misinterpreted as an abbreviation of government (or general) issue.

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GI 3 Syllabification: GI

abbreviation

Glycemic index.

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