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gewgaw

A trinket, knick-knack, or bauble, typically one that is small and ornamental. I hope Aunt Louise doesn't give me another gewgaw for my birthday—I already have a shelf full of them!

geegaw

and gewgaw and googaw (ˈgigɔ and ˈgugɔ)
n. a gadget; a bauble. What do you do with these gewgaws? Hang them on a tree?

gewgaw

verb
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Launched for the first time in 2008, GEW organises thousands of events and competitions during one week in November each year, expanding to 170 countries in 2017 and hosting over 35,000 events.
The events and activities will include workshops, lectures, forums as well as competitions among other events that will feature Bahrain's celebration of GEW.
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GEW is celebrated every third week of November and aims to recognize entrepreneurs and their contributions to society, as well as inspire people from all walks of life to consider entrepreneurship as one way to become financially independent.
Economy Minister Edwina Hart said: "This good news comes at the start of Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW), which celebrates the success of entrepreneurs and will hopefully inspire others to follow their lead.
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Oswestry, United Kingdom, January 10, 2015 --(PR.com)-- Walford and North Shropshire College (WNSC) has recently been awarded the Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) 'High Impact' Host Award, the 'High Impact' Host Award is awarded to GEW participants who fulfil four out of six criteria, those criteria are; promote the GEW campaign; provide practical support; provide role models; encourage a global outlook; actively promote the campaign; develop enterprise capabilities and measure the effect.
At Tenmou, our strategic objective is to inspire, support and nurture budding entrepreneurs and events such as GEW provide an excellent platform to engage in entrepreneurial activity while connecting with potential collaborators, mentors and even investors.We are grateful to all our strategic partners for extending their support to bolster the next generation of enterprising talent to help them pursue their dreams and further strengthen Bahrain's entrepreneurial ecosystems.Throughout GEW a series of events took place which included workshops and mentorship sessions which helped participants learn a step-by-step process on how to set up successful businesses.
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AHMEDABAD -- Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) India, run by the Centre for Innovation Incubation and Entrepreneurship (CIIE) has won an award for its incredible work accomplished during last year's Global Entrepreneurship Week.
GEW (Global Entrepreneurship World) is claimed to be the world's largest celebration of innovators and job creators who launch startups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth and expand human welfare.