a proof, originally one set from type in a galley, taken before the material has been made up into pages and usually printed as a single column of type with wide margins for marking corrections.
a printer’s proof, esp one taken on a long strip of paper from type in a galley, used to make corrections before the matter has been split into pages Often shortened to galley
[gal-ee] /ˈgæl i/ noun, plural galleys. 1. a kitchen or an area with kitchen facilities in a ship, plane, or camper. 2. Nautical. 3. Printing. /ˈɡælɪ/ noun 1. any of various kinds of ship propelled by oars or sails used in ancient or medieval times as a warship or as a trader 2. the kitchen […]
[gal-it] /ˈgæl ɪt/ Masonry. noun 1. (def 1). verb (used with object) 2. to fill (a mortar joint) with gallets.
[gal-vuh-noh-plas-tee, gal-van-oh-] /ˈgæl və noʊˌplæs ti, gælˈvæn oʊ-/ noun, Printing. 1. .
[gal-vuh-nuh-skohp, gal-van-uh-] /ˈgæl və nəˌskoʊp, gælˈvæn ə-/ noun 1. an instrument for detecting the existence of an electric current and determining its direction. /ˈɡælvənəˌskəʊp; ɡælˈvænə-/ noun 1. a galvanometer that depends for its action on the deflection of a magnetic needle in a magnetic field produced by the electric current that is to be detected