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Definition of gallantry noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    gallantry

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈɡæləntri//
     
    [uncountable] (formal)
     
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  1. 1courage, especially in a battle a medal for gallantry
  2. 2polite attention given by men to women “I like to think that gallantry isn't dead,” he said, kissing her hand.
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