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galant

(ɡəˈlɑːnt)
n
(Classical Music) an 18th-century style of music characterized by homophony and elaborate ornamentation
[C17: from Old French galant, from galer to make merry, from gale enjoyment, pleasure]
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Le temps," as a distinguished Frenchman has said, "est un galant homme.
He's a tres galant homme of absolute probity, even with himself.
Well then, somehow or other I have the notion that Captain Anthony is what the French call un galant homme.
RAMALLAH, December 24, 2017 (WAFA) - Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Sunday denounced plans promoted by Israeli Construction and Housing Minister, Yoav Galant, to advocate for the construction of 300,000 new housing units illegally in Jerusalem and its surroundings.
But it is also helpful for schools and programs, said Ellen Galant, APHA's director of membership services.
Israeli Housing Minister Yoav Galant told Israeli television Channel 2, on Thursday, that his ministry had been discussing the plan with Jerusalem's Jewish municipality for two years.
Contract notice: Study Of Surface Phenomena And Soil Erosion On The Watershed Of Sant~angelo Rus And Galant.
Belgium's Transport Minister Jacqueline Galant stepped down Friday after a secret European Union report detailing lapses in airport security was leaked in the wake of attacks in Brussels airport and subway last month.
Apres avoir demissionne, il a declare qu'il a saisi le cabinet de Jacqueline Galant et lui a demande plus de moyens pour securiser les aeroports, mais que sa requete est restee lettre morte.
BRUSSELS, April 15 (KUNA) -- Belgian Transport Minister Jacqueline Galant has handed in her resignation, Belgian media reported Friday.
Belgium's transport minister Jacqueline Galant came under pressure yesterday to resign after a secret European Union report exposed past lapses in oversight of security at airports across the country.
Driver Nawnee Mackin, 35, of Chorlton, Greater Manchester, knocked down and killed Samuel Walker, who had been crossing the road with his mother and sister before Mackin fled in a Mitsubishi Galant.