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Definition of gang:

  1. A combination of similar implements arranged so as, by acting together, to save time or labor; a set; as, a gang of saws, or of plows.
  2. A going; a course.
  3. A number going in company; hence, a company, or a number of persons associated for a particular purpose; a group of laborers under one foreman; a squad; as, a gang of sailors; a chain gang; a gang of thieves.
  4. A set; all required for an outfit; as, a new gang of stays.
  5. The mineral substance which incloses a vein; a matrix; a gangue.
  6. To go; to walk.


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