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Definition of Gallicism noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Gallicism

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈɡælɪsɪzəm//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɡælɪsɪzəm//
 
 
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a French word or phrase that is used in another language Word Origin mid 17th cent.: from French gallicisme, from Latin Gallicus, from Gallus ‘a Gaul’.