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

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After going a bit green about the gills, Biebs let the DJ and dancers take over as he legged it off stage, came back on again, then bolted off again after attempting to sing his Nicki Minaj duet, Beauty and a Beat.
Friends say they've never seen Bill Clinton look so green about the gills.
LOVE-CHEAT cricketer Ian Botham looks a bit green about the gills as he goes fishing.