|1.||a person, esp a child, who is homeless, friendless, or neglected|
|2.||anything found and not claimed, the owner being unknown|
|3.||nautical another name for waft|
|4.||obsolete law a stolen article thrown away by a thief in his flight and forfeited to the Crown or to the lord of the manor|
|[C14: from Anglo-Norman, variant of Old Northern French gaif, of Scandinavian origin; related to Old Norse veif a flapping thing]|
|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|
|the offspring of a zebra and a donkey.|
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