gantelope

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noun gante·lope \ˈgant-ˌlōp\
variants: or

gantlope

Definition of gantelope

archaic

  1. :  2gauntlet

Origin and Etymology of gantelope

modification of Swedish gatlopp, from Old Swedish gatulop, from gata road + lop course


First Known Use: 1646

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