[gal-uh-pot] /ˈgæl əˌpɒt/
a type of turpentine exuded on the stems of certain species of pine.
a resin obtained from several species of pine, esp from the S European Pinus pinaster
[gawl] /gɔl/ noun 1. impudence; effrontery. 2. bile, especially that of an animal. 3. something bitter or severe. 4. bitterness of spirit; rancor. Idioms 5. gall and wormwood, bitterness of spirit; deep resentment. [gawl] /gɔl/ verb (used with object) 1. to make sore by rubbing; chafe severely: The saddle galled the horse’s back. 2. to […]
[gal-uh] /ˈgæl ə/ noun, plural Gallas (especially collectively) Galla. 1. . /ˈɡælə/ noun 1. (pl) -las, -la. a member of a tall dark-skinned people inhabiting Somalia and SE Ethiopia 2. the language of this people, belonging to the Cushitic subfamily of the Afro-Asiatic family of languages
surname, from Irish Gallchobhar “foreign-help.”
[gal-uh-meen trahy-eth-ahy-uh-dahyd] /ˈgæl əˌmin traɪ ɛθˈaɪ əˌdaɪd/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. a neuromuscular blocking drug, C 30 H 60 I 3 N 3 O 3 , similar to curare, used as a skeletal muscle relaxant in conjunction with surgical anesthesia.