gecko gecko  /ˈɡɛ koʊ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) any of various small chiefly tropical and usually nocturnal insectivorous terrestrial lizards typically with immovable eyelids; completely harmless

Usage(s):

  1. Real geckos skitter up walls, thanks to millions of tiny hairs on the bottom of each toe.
  2. Cat Ba Leopard Gecko This newly discovered gecko has an orange and brown marbled body and a black and white tail.
  3. Little plastic-film patches have been designed using adhesiveless gecko-foot technology, so that carpet tiles can be stored in a big roll, but also easily removed.

News

  1. Loco Gecko hosting week-long fundraiser for Tim Causey's family

    Loco Gecko Beach Shak is hosting a week-long fundraiser for deceased Horry County Sheriff's Office Deputy Tim Causey from Saturday, June 8 through Friday June 14.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: WMBF News Myrtle Beach

  2. GOEPEL Electronic Supports Energy Micro's Wonder Gecko MCU with New VarioTAP Emulation Test ...

    VarioTAP technology increases test coverage for the latest ARM Cortex-M4 with FPU EFM32 Wonder Gecko microcontrollers Oslo, Norway, – Energy Micro, the energy friendly microcontroller and radio company, announces the immediate availability of emulation support for its latest EFM32 Wonder Gecko MCU with new VarioTAP® model libraries from GOEPEL electronic. This extends the capability of ...
    on June 7, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  3. Geico gives $1K to Easter Seals

    LIHUE — The aroma of brewing Hamura Saimin soup and a check for more than $1,000 was too much for the Geico Gecko Tuesday morning, as the costumed character was joking about spending the money at the popular eatery.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: The Garden Island

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Quotes

  1. "We have seen the triumph of greed over integrity. The triumph of speculation over value creation : of the short term over long-term, sustainable growth. The fact is that Gordon Gecko was not tamed in 1987; he was simply ignored," Mr Rudd said...
    on Oct 5, 2008 By: Kevin Rudd Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  2. "I want to know who is Bud Fox and Gordon Gecko in the arrangement and they didn't seem to take that rather well," Mr Randall said, recalling characters in the 1987 film Wall Street. "We've got to continue to look at what is the national...
    on Feb 12, 2007 By: Don Randall Source: The Age

  3. "What we did was to mimic what the gecko does," Robert Langer, a professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, said in a telephone interview.
    on Feb 18, 2008 By: Robert S Langer Source: Reuters India

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