Definition of Gales

1. Noun. (plural of gale) ¹



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Definition of Gales

1. gale [n] - See also: gale

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gales

galenic
galenical
galenicals
galeniferous
galenite
galenites
galenobismutite
galenoid
galeophobia
galeproof
galere
galeres
galerinoid
galerite
galerites
gales (current term)
galette
galettes
galge
galilean
galilean invariance
galilees
galileiite
galileons
galileos
galimatias
galingale
galingales
galiongee
galiot

Literary usage of Gales

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1. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society by Royal Meteorological Society (Great Britain) (1903)
"gales on the East Coasts. In Table IV. the results for the East coasts are ... The mean annual number of gales in this district was 15'6—appreciably less ..."

2. The law of mines, quarries and minerals by Robert Forster MacSwinney (1884)
"Non-payment of the rents or royalties in respect of gales entails the liability to forfeiture, and to the right of the Crown to re-enter.2 And, although the ..."

3. The Gentleman's Magazine (1835)
"Gules, a saltire Argent, charged with a rose gales and Azure. (In honour, no doubt, ... Or, on a chevron gales a mitre Or, a border engrailed Sable. ..."

4. A Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High Treason and ...by Thomas Bayly Howell by Thomas Bayly Howell (1818)
"Did Mr. gales give you any direction ?— No. By whose order did you send them? ... Mr. gales was not with you when you wrote the direction?—No. ..."

5. The Philosophical Transactions ... Abridged by Royal Society (Great Britain), John Lowthorp, Henry Jones, Andrew Reid, John Gray, John Eames, John Martyn (1749)
"Grey cloudy Weather, with fome Rain, and moderate gales at N E. In the Night blowing in ... 3 30*, In the Night variable gales with fome Rain. 16. ..."

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