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gall

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noun \ˈgȯl\

Medical Definition of gall

  1. :  bile; especially :  bile obtained from an animal and used in the arts or medicine




2

gall

noun

Medical Definition of gall

  1. :  a skin sore caused by chronic irritation




3

gall

transitive verb

Medical Definition of gall

  1. :  to rub and wear away by friction :  chafe <the loose saddle galled the horse's back>




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gall

noun

Medical Definition of gall

  1. :  a swelling of plant tissue usually due to fungi or insect parasites and sometimes forming an important source of tannin





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