Definition of Gantelope

1. [n -S]



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gantelope

ganoidal
ganoidei
ganoidian
ganoidians
ganoids
ganoin
ganoine
ganoines
ganoins
ganomalite
ganophyllite
gans
gansey
ganseys
ganted
gantelope (current term)
gantelopes
gantenerumab
ganterite
ganting
gantlet
gantleted
gantleting
gantlets
gantline
gantlines
gantlope
gantlopes
gantries
gantrisin

Literary usage of Gantelope

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The London Encyclopaedia, Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art by Thomas Tegg (1829)
"GAN'TLET, ns ) ruption of the former, gantelope, n. ». ... gantelope, in the land service. When a soldier is sentenced to run the ..."

2. An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language ...: To which is by John Jamieson (1880)
".The gantelope, "a military punishment, in which the criminal, running between the ranks, receives a lash from each man. ..."

3. A Dictionary of English Etymology by Hensleigh Wedgwood (1872)
"In the phrase to. run :the gauntlet the word is a corruption of gantelope, arising from the possibility of thus giving meaning to .the term in E. ears, ..."

4. The British Army: Its Origin, Progress, and Equipment by James Sibbald David Scott, Sibbald David Scott (1868)
"C) Illustrations of the wooden horse, gantelope, and other military punishments, are figure-.! in Fleming's ..."

5. The London Encyclopaedia, Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art by Thomas Tegg (1829)
"GAN'TLET, ns ) ruption of the former, gantelope, n. ». ... gantelope, in the land service. When a soldier is sentenced to run the ..."

6. An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language ...: To which is by John Jamieson (1880)
".The gantelope, "a military punishment, in which the criminal, running between the ranks, receives a lash from each man. ..."

7. A Dictionary of English Etymology by Hensleigh Wedgwood (1872)
"In the phrase to. run :the gauntlet the word is a corruption of gantelope, arising from the possibility of thus giving meaning to .the term in E. ears, ..."

8. The British Army: Its Origin, Progress, and Equipment by James Sibbald David Scott, Sibbald David Scott (1868)
"C) Illustrations of the wooden horse, gantelope, and other military punishments, are figure-.! in Fleming's ..."

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