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gallowglass


gallowglass


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gallowglass  \Gal"low*glass`\,  n.  [Ir.  galloglach  Cf  {Gillie}.] 
  A  heavy-armed  foot  soldier  from  Ireland  and  the  Western  Isles 
  in  the  time  of  Edward  ?  --Shak.