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- feminine form of
gaillarde f (uncountable)
- (printing, dated) Galliard: the size of type between petit-texte and petit-romain, standardized as 9 Fournier points (3.06 mm) then as 8 Didot points (3.00 or 3.01 mm).
- The galliard, a 16th-century European dance.
8-point type — see brevier
9-point type — see bourgeois