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However much we gossip about heterosexual couples with large age gaps, we at least refrain from calling them sex offenders.

Which is lucky: we can see the gaps in the disk more clearly than if the disk were at a steeper angle.

The combination of those gaps and the young age of HL Tauri suggest planets may form more quickly than astronomers think.

But the most breathtaking aspects of the image are the rings and gaps in the disk, never imaged before in this much detail.

The Asteroid Belt in the Solar System has many such gaps, created by the gravity of the Sun and Jupiter.

Small gaps have doubtless been frequently passed over in the same manner.

As it happens, Jaffery has had to fill up little gaps, make bridges here and there.

Blind entrances, gaps, and ponderous suspensions multiply and vary infinitely.

The line passes beside Magersfontein and through gaps in six ridges behind it, affording an excellent view of the whole position.

The other paths were more or less abrupt, and led down to the creek through gaps in the steep rocks.


On this page you'll find 66 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to gaps, such as: rift, cut, divide, division, disagreement, and void.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.