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Gallo

[ gal-oh ]
/ ˈgæl oʊ /
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noun
Robert (Charles), born 1937, U.S. scientist, specializing in cancer and AIDS research.
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Other definitions for Gallo (2 of 2)

Gallo-

a combining form representing Gallic in the formation of compound words: Gallo-Romance.

Origin of Gallo-

<Latin, equivalent to Gall(us) a Gaul + -o-
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British Dictionary definitions for Gallo

Gallo-
/ (ˈɡæləʊ) /

combining form
denoting Gaul or FranceGallo-Roman

Word Origin for Gallo-

from Latin Gallus a Gaul
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Medical definitions for Gallo

Gallo
[ gălō ]
Robert Charles Born 1937

American virologist who was one of the first to identify the virus that causes AIDS and to develop a test for it.
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