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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 ?
You might make your fortune on that ar gal in Orleans, any day.
I knew a real handsome gal once, in Orleans, as was entirely ruined by this sort o' handling.
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.
I been watching this young gal of Jane's, and I seen what sort of a young gal she be.
Scratchin' of their ears in another, when gents as is flush wants a bit of a show-orf to their gals.
I ain't got no money, but I wants you to take dese six eggs, what I's been savin' up, an' I wants you to put dese six eggs into the eddication of dese boys an' gals.
She's no small weight, brother; none of these here fine gals are.
She's one of them fine, black-eyed, proud gals, as I wouldn't trust at such times with a knife too near 'em.
By determining the Gal-1-P percentage in samples with Gal concentrations [greater than or equal to] 1.
Numbering one short of the original Queer Eye's Fab 5, the Gal Pals' categories of expertise are broader and more ambiguous.