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GILL. A measure of capacity, equal to one-fourth of a pint. Vide Measure.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Studies on bacterial gill disease in salmonids salmonids-1.
Flavobacterium branchiophilum and F succinicans associated with bacterial gill disease in rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum) in water recirculation aquaculture systems.
Molecular cloning and expression analysis of tumornecrosis factor-alpha in amoebic gill disease (AGD)-affected atlantic salmon (Salmosalar L.).
"It only takes four or five to kill a smolt, and there are zillions of them lying in wait for these little fish as they make their way up the west coast to reach their feeding grounds." Last month, huge amounts of farmed salmon killed by amoebic gill disease were shipped out of Stornoway to be disposed of on the mainland.
Proliferative gill disease (PGD) is one of the most devastating parasitic infections affecting catfish.