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  Definition of Gallows
  1. instrument of execution consisting of a wooden frame from which condemned persons are executed by hanging
Similar Words: gallows tree, gallows-tree, gibbet, gallous

 

Derivational Morphology: gibbet

 

Anagrams: Glasgow, saw log

 

Language Translations:
Chinese: 绞刑架   Dutch: galg  
Estonian: võllas   Finnish: hirsipuu  
French: gibet   German: Galgen  
Hungarian: akasztófa   Italian: impiccagione  
Japanese: 絞首刑   Norwegian: galge  
Polish: szubienica   Portuguese: forca  
Serbian: šibenica   Slovak: šibenica  
Spanish: horca   Swedish: galge  
 
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