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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 geld /ˈgɛld/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 geld /ˈgɛld/ 及物動詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Geld n.  Money; tribute; compensation; ransom.[Obs.]
 Note:This word occurs in old law books in composition, as in danegeld, or danegelt, a tax imposed by the Danes; weregeld, compensation for the life of a man, etc.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Geld v. t. [imp. & p. p. Gelded or Gelt (░); p. pr. & vb. n. Gelding.]
 1. To castrate; to emasculate.
 2. To deprive of anything essential.
    Bereft and gelded of his patrimony.   --Shak.
 3. To deprive of anything exceptionable; as, to geld a book, or a story; to expurgate. [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v : cut off the testicles (of male animals such as horses); "the
          vet gelded the young horse" [syn: cut]
      [also: gelt]