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 (găl′ə-pād′, -päd′)
Variant of galop.


(ˌɡæləˈpeɪd) or


(Dancing) another word for galop


(ˈgæl əp, gæˈloʊ)

1. a lively round dance in duple time.
2. music suitable for a galop.
[1830–40; < French galop; see gallop]
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They were a regular series of thumpings from the interior of the house, occasioned by the violent rocking of a cradle upon a stone floor, to which movement a feminine voice kept time by singing, in a vigorous gallopade, the favourite ditty of "The Spotted Cow"--
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