Disembowel (a deer that has been shot).
- A stag is always gralloched before the carcass is taken down the mountain.
- The current legislation allows deer stalking in infected areas, but the deer carcase must be gralloched [emptied] and skinned where shot.
- The deer are always bled and gralloched immediately after killing.
Mid 19th century: from Scottish Gaelic grealach 'entrails'.
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