Definition of galliass in English:


Line breaks: gal¦li|ass
Pronunciation: /ˈgalɪəs/

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  • A large type of galley, chiefly used during the 16th and 17th centuries.


mid 16th century: from Old French galleasse, from Italian galeaza 'large galley', from galea (see galley).

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