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gal

a unit of acceleration equal to 1 centimetre per second per second

gal

[gal]
(mechanics)
The unit of acceleration in the centimeter-gram-second system, equal to 1 centimeter per second squared; commonly used in geodetic measurement. Formerly known as galileo. Symbolized Gal.

Gal

[gal]
(mechanics)
gal

gal

On drawings, abbr. for “gallon.”

GAL

(hardware)

GAL

(1) (Generic Array Logic) A programmable logic chip (PLD) technology from Lattice Semiconductor. A GAL is a variation of a PAL (programmable array logic). See PAL and PLD.

(2) "Get a life." See digispeak.
References in classic literature ?
Why, Tom,' I used to say, `when your gals takes on and cry, what's the use o' crackin on' em over the head, and knockin' on 'em round?
Besides, Tom,' says I, `it jest spiles your gals; they get sickly, and down in the mouth; and sometimes they gets ugly,--particular yallow gals do,--and it's the devil and all gettin' on 'em broke in.
You see, when I any ways can, I takes a leetle care about the onpleasant parts, like selling young uns and that,--get the gals out of the way--out of sight, out of mind, you know,--and when it's clean done, and can't be helped, they naturally gets used to it.
Well, haven't you a boy or gal that you could throw in with Tom?
I knew a real handsome gal once, in Orleans, as was entirely ruined by this sort o' handling.
She's one of them fine, black-eyed, proud gals, as I wouldn't trust at such times with a knife too near 'em.
You're making up to that young gal of Jane's,' he proceeded.
I been watching this young gal of Jane's, and I seen what sort of a young gal she be.
By the time the young ladies reached Kensington turnpike, Amelia had not forgotten her companions, but had dried her tears, and had blushed very much and been delighted at a young officer of the Life Guards, who spied her as he was riding by, and said, "A dem fine gal, egad
I should be glad to countermine him, respecting the handsome gal, your friend.
2000) (observing that the trial court obtained the parent's permission to interview the children in camera after the trial court decided that under Scaringe the GALs testimony and report contained inadmissible hearsay).
recently recognized its 390 GAL volunteers with an awards reception on Miami Beach.