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He who is not impatient is not in love.
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Noun

Singular
gain

Plural
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  1. The act of gaining.
  2. What one gains, as a return on investment or dividend.
    No pain, no gain.
  3. (electronics) The factor by which a signal is multiplied.

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Verb

Infinitive
to gain

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to gain (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive): To acquire possession of what one did not have before.

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Basque

Noun

gain

  1. summit

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