gan gan  /ˈɡæn/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) strong liquor flavored with juniper berries
  2. (n) a trap for birds or small mammals; often has a slip noose
  3. (n) a machine that separates the seeds from raw cotton fibers
  4. (n) a form of rummy in which a player can go out if the cards remaining in their hand total less than 10 points
  5. (v) separate the seeds from (cotton) with a cotton gin
  6. (v) trap with a snare

Usage(s):

  1. What is called gang-related crime may not be related to gangs at all but a street culture that resorts to violence to resolve feuds and beefs.
  2. The show's headliner, Ronald Rea gan, was not due in town until Wednesday.
  3. When the program was a half-year old, Canadian Conductor Rosario Bourdon took over, be gan making the Cities Service hour the big-time show it is today.

News

  1. Toshiba Adds High Gain 200W GaN HEMT Power Amplifier for C-Band RADAR Applications

    Offer High Power, Gain and Efficiency to Enhance Weather RADAR Performance SEATTLE - 2013 INTERNATIONAL MICROWAVE SYMPOSIUM, Booth #2027, -Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc. (TAEC)*, a committed leader that collaborates with technology companies to create breakthrough designs, and its parent company, Toshiba Corp., today announced the addition of a 200W C-Band gallium nitride (GaN ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  2. Power Amplifier supports military/commercial applications.

    Consisting of 0.2 mm GaN HEMT MMIC power amplifier chip in flange mount package, Model APN180FP operates from 27–31 GHz with drain voltage of +28 V. Unit provides 21 dB of linear gain, +37 dBm of output power at 1 dB gain compression, and +39 dBm in saturation with Power Added Efficiency of 26% at midband. For less demanding applications, device can be operated from drain voltage as low as ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  3. Cree Ships over Two Million GaN HEMT Devices for Telecom Infrastructure

    DURHAM, N.C. – Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) reports it has surpassed a significant milestone in shipping over two million GaN High Electron Mobility Transistors (HEMT) for cellular telecommunications and is providing game-changing benefits over traditional silicon-based technologies, including higher power, higher efficiency and wider bandwidth. As mobile devices such as smartphones are ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

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