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Goss  n.  Gorse. (Obs.)






Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48








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"Goss" Quotes from Famous Books



... observation in the present century. The same result has followed several times when a variety with peas of one colour has been artificially crossed by a differently-coloured variety. (11/128. Mr. Goss 'Transact. Hort. Soc.' volume 5 page 234: and Gartner 'Bastarderzeugung' 1849 ss. 81 and 499.) These statements led Gartner, who was highly sceptical on the subject, carefully to try a long series of experiments: he selected the most constant varieties, and the result conclusively showed ...
— The Variation of Animals and Plants under Domestication - Volume I • Charles Darwin

... poor Sailor Bill!" shouted Seth, his blood up to fever heat with passion, and the murderous spirit of revenge strong in his heart. "Give 'em goss, an' let nary a one go ...
— Picked up at Sea - The Gold Miners of Minturne Creek • J.C. Hutcheson

... she ran into Bella Goss, a pupil at the college, and her father. Mr. Goss was the person who was behindhand with his account; he supplied Miss Annie Mee with the theatre and concert tickets which were the ...
— Sparrows - The Story of an Unprotected Girl • Horace W. C. Newte



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