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gallows

noun [C]  /ˈɡæl·oʊz/ ( plural gallows) us  
a raised, wooden structure used, esp. in the past, for hanging criminals
Translations of “gallows”
in Spanish horca…
in French gibet…
in German der Galgen…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指舊時的)絞刑架…
in Russian виселица…
in Turkish darağacı…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指旧时的)绞刑架…
in Polish szubienica…
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