Gal"lop*er (?), n.

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 British infantry regiments.

 

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