• (n.) A carriage on which very small guns were formerly mounted, the gun resting on the shafts, without a limber. • (n.) One who, or that which, gallops.Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/galloper/
Gal'lop·er noun 1.
One who, or that which, gallops. 2. (Mil.)
A carriage on which very small guns were formerly mounted, the gun resting on the shafts, without a limber. Farrow. Galloper gun
, a light gun, supported on a galloper, -- formerly attached to Bri...
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gallop: (dialect) To boil quickly. Hence galloped beer - 'small beer for present drinking made by simple boiling, or, as it is called, galloping, small quantities of hops and malt together in a kettle.' (Forby, Vocabulary of East Anglia, 1825). Presumably the kettle used to make galloped beer (CD).
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Galloper was British slang for a merry-go-round (carousel).
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