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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gallop  \Gal"lop\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Galloped};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Galloping}.]  [OE.  galopen  F.  galoper,  of  German  origin; 
  cf  assumed  Goth.  ga-hlaupan  to  run,  OHG.  giloufen  AS 
  gehle['a]pan  to  leap,  dance,  fr  root  of  E.  leap,  and  a 
  prefix;  or  cf  OFlem  walop  a  gallop.  See  {Leap},  and  cf  1st 
  {Wallop}.] 
  1.  To  move  or  run  in  the  mode  called  a  gallop;  as  a  horse;  to 
  go  at  a  gallop;  to  run  or  move  with  speed. 
 
  But  gallop  lively  down  the  western  hill.  --Donne. 




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