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A dry martini garnished with a small pickled onion.
[From the name Gibson.]
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(Cookery) chiefly US a cocktail consisting of four or more parts dry gin and one part dry vermouth, iced and served with a pickled pearl onion
(Biography) Mel. born 1956, Australian film actor and director: his films include Mad Max (1979), Hamlet (1990), Braveheart (1996; also directed), What Women Want (2000), The Passion of the Christ (2004; director only), and Apocalypto (2006; director and co-writer)
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a dry martini cocktail garnished with a pearl onion.
[1925–30; after the surname Gibson]
1. Althea, born 1927, U.S. tennis player.
2. Charles Dana, 1867–1944, U.S. artist and illustrator.
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|Noun||1.||Gibson - United States illustrator remembered for his creation of the `Gibson girl' (1867-1944)|
|2.||Gibson - Australian actor (born in the United States in 1956)|
|3.||Gibson - United States tennis player who was the first Black woman player to win all the major world singles titles (1927-2003)|
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