- Rhymes: -æli
First coined 1300, from Middle English galeie < Latin galea < Medieval Patrono:El[[Category:Patrono:El derivations|Galley]] γαλέα (galea) of unknown origin, probably from Ancient Greek γαλέη (galeē), a kind of a small fish, < γαλεός (galeos), “‘dog-fish or small shark’”)
- Patrono:Nautical A ship propelled primarily by oars, whether having masts and sails or not.
- (British) A light, open boat used on the Thames by customhouse officers, press gangs, and also for pleasure.
- Patrono:Nautical One of the small boats carried by a man-of-war.
- Patrono:Nautical The cookroom or kitchen and cooking apparatus of a vessel or aircraft; -- sometimes on merchant vessels called the caboose.
- An oblong oven or muffle with a battery of retorts; a gallery furnace.
- Patrono:Printing An oblong tray of wood or brass, with upright sides, for holding type which has been set, or is to be made up, etc.
- Patrono:Printing A proof sheet taken from type while on a galley; a galley proof.
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