a South American plant, Galinsoga parviflora, widely distributed as a weed, having small daisy-like flowers surrounded by silvery scales: family Asteraceae (composites) Also called Joey Hooker
[gal-eyt, gaw-leyt] /ˈgæl eɪt, ˈgɔ leɪt/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a salt or ester of .
noun 1. a mountain range in NW Wyoming and SW Montana. High point, Electric Peak, 10,992 feet (3350 meters).
[gal-uh-det] /ˌgæl əˈdɛt/ noun 1. Thomas Hopkins, 1787–1851, U.S. educator of the deaf and writer.
[gawl-ber-ee, -buh-ree] /ˈgɔlˌbɛr i, -bə ri/ noun, plural gallberries. 1. either of two North American shrubs, Ilex glabra, the inkberry, or I. coriacea, having glossy leaves and white flowers. 2. the fruit of either of these shrubs.