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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gallicism  \Gal"li*cism\,  n.  [F.  gallicisme.] 
  A  mode  of  speech  peculiar  to  the  French;  a  French  idiom; 
  also  in  general,  a  French  mode  or  custom. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Gallicism 
  n  :  a  word  or  phrase  borrowed  from  French  [syn:  {Gallicism}] 




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