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noun [countable]     gag pronunciation in British English
/ɡæɡ/
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  1. 1
    a piece of cloth tied over someone’s mouth to stop them from speaking or making a noise
  2. 3
    an official order that prevents a person, newspaper etc from talking about or publishing something

    a gag on the press

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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