Definition of Gazal
1. ghazal [n -S] - See also: ghazal
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gazal
gazal (current term)
|gaze paretic nystagmus|
Literary usage of Gazal
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Travels in Central Africa, and Explorations of the Western Nile Tributaries by John Petherick, Katherine Harriet Edlman Petherick (1869)
"A lull at noon on the 24th, then a light steady breeze wafted us near to the entrance of the Bahar il gazal. Anchored here, as Petherick wished to remain a ..."
2. A Oriental Biographical Dictionary: Founded on Materials Collected by the by Thomas William Beale, Henry George Keene (1881)
"... in the form of the usual gazal : — Since my heart drank from the cup of a fascinating eye, I wonder beside myself, like one whom wine bewilders. ..."
3. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1861)
"Mr. Petherick was the first European who attempted to ascend the Bahr-cl-gazal or south-western branch of the Nile, but he was prevented from landing on its ..."