Skip to main content
Select Source:

Galloway

Galloway, district, Dumfries and Galloway, SW Scotland. The Rhinns, or Rinns, of Galloway is a rocky double peninsula that juts into the North Channel of the Irish Sea; its southern extremity is called the Mull of Galloway and is the southernmost point in Scotland. The black, hornless Galloway cattle have long been bred in this region. Dairying is the primary industry.

Cite this article
Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

  • MLA
  • Chicago
  • APA

"Galloway." The Columbia Encyclopedia, 6th ed.. . Encyclopedia.com. 13 Dec. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

"Galloway." The Columbia Encyclopedia, 6th ed.. . Encyclopedia.com. (December 13, 2017). http://www.encyclopedia.com/reference/encyclopedias-almanacs-transcripts-and-maps/galloway

"Galloway." The Columbia Encyclopedia, 6th ed.. . Retrieved December 13, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/reference/encyclopedias-almanacs-transcripts-and-maps/galloway

Galloway

Gal·lo·way / ˈgaləˌwā/ • n. an animal of a breed of cattle that originated in Galloway, Scotland. They are hornless and black and are raised for beef.

Cite this article
Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

  • MLA
  • Chicago
  • APA

"Galloway." The Oxford Pocket Dictionary of Current English. . Encyclopedia.com. 13 Dec. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

"Galloway." The Oxford Pocket Dictionary of Current English. . Encyclopedia.com. (December 13, 2017). http://www.encyclopedia.com/humanities/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/galloway-0

"Galloway." The Oxford Pocket Dictionary of Current English. . Retrieved December 13, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/humanities/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/galloway-0

galloway

galloway •Kabwe • hatchway • trackway •tramway • gangway • Yahweh •archway • parkway • pathway •headway • segue • expressway •airway, fairway, stairway •railway • gateway •freeway, keyway, leeway, seaway •speedway • breezeway • Midway •ridgeway •shipway, slipway •Kitwe • alleyway • Hemingway •anyway • carriageway • entryway •steerageway • taxiway • passageway •byway, highway, skyway •guideway, tideway •bridleway • Steinway • driveway •Otway •doorway, Norway •Broadway • walkway •Galway, hallway •causeway • roadway • throughway •sluiceway • footway • subway •someway • runway • clearway •areaway • flyaway •stowaway, throwaway •hideaway • foldaway •breakaway, takeaway •galloway • rollaway •colourway (US colorway), mulloway •Greenaway • Stornoway • runaway •caraway • tearaway • castaway •getaway • straightaway • waterway •motorway • cutaway • Hathaway •giveaway • companionway • sternway

Cite this article
Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

  • MLA
  • Chicago
  • APA

"galloway." Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes. . Encyclopedia.com. 13 Dec. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

"galloway." Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes. . Encyclopedia.com. (December 13, 2017). http://www.encyclopedia.com/humanities/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/galloway

"galloway." Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes. . Retrieved December 13, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/humanities/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/galloway