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gallus

(ˈɡæləs)
adj
Scot bold; daring; reckless
[a variant of gallows used as an adjective, meaning fit for the gallows]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gallus - elastic straps that hold trousers up (usually used in the plural)gallus - elastic straps that hold trousers up (usually used in the plural)
man's clothing - clothing that is designed for men to wear
shoulder strap, strap - a band that goes over the shoulder and supports a garment or bag
plural, plural form - the form of a word that is used to denote more than one
2.Gallus - common domestic birds and related forms
bird genus - a genus of birds
domestic fowl, fowl, poultry - a domesticated gallinaceous bird thought to be descended from the red jungle fowl
gallina, jungle fowl - small Asiatic wild bird; believed to be ancestral to domestic fowl
family Phasianidae, Phasianidae - pheasants; quails; partridges
References in classic literature ?
Preliminary information about 'Sejanus:' Of the characters in the play the following are patriots, opposed to Sejanus: Agrippina, Drusus, the three boys, Arruntius, Silius, Sabinus, Lepidus, Cordus, Gallus, Regulus.
From its Philadelphia office, the Gallus Group's dedicated Product Support Team provides the strongest aftermarket service in the North American market, with maintenance packages and expert assistance that includes:
KELA Company, died on December 4, 2012, Kuschnitzky started in the printing industry in 1981 at Gallus USA, as executive assistant to Jules Farkas.
Gallus has announced the sale of a new Gallus ECS 340 flexographic press to Gintzler Graphics in Buffalo, NY, USA, the converter's second since the model was first introduced at LabelexPo 2009 in Brussels.
Thanks to our outstanding link-up with Heidelberg, the comprehensive, high-performance service our customers expect from us will already be in place in time for the market launch in September 2015," says Christof Naier, head of sales and marketing at Gallus.
The Gallus Group is a world market leader in the development, production and marketing of narrow-web reel-fed presses for label printers.
The full acquisition of Gallus Holding AG as resolved by the Management Board of Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) in June 2014 has now been completed.
But the St Mirren winger insists Russell will only fulfil his potential if the gallus streak that Faddy was renowned for isn't knocked out of him.
The string-vested philosopher, Mary Doll and the rest of the gallus clan were in the big smoke to launch the new series of the BBC2 comedy.
In order to reflect the quality of the product Jarvis Porter produced seven colour letterpress printed self-adhesive wraparound labels at its Ingram Row, Leeds operation on a Gallus R200 press.
In life he would have been regarded as a transvestite and was probably a gallus, one of the followers of the goddess Cybele, who castrated themselves in her honour.