Re: [Czechlist] Re: TERM: galley woods
- Hi, Melvyn!
That is exactly what my impression was, too! Thanks very much for confirming.
Have a nice day,
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Sent: Wednesday, January 28, 2009 11:57 PM
Subject: [Czechlist] Re: TERM: galley woods
"Galley forest" seems to crop up quite a lot on the web as an
alternative to "gallery forest". Most probably a typo IMHO - anyway,
I'd bet my bottom dollar that the meaning is the same.
bosque de galería : riverine forest; galley forest
It is situated near a wide river and therefore has a "galley" forest
with enormous tamarind trees, whose massive, serpentine limbs support
hundreds of ...
--- In Czechlist@yahoogroups.com, "Jaroslav Hejzlar"
> does anybody happen to know what the term above means or (even
better) how to translate it into Czech? There is no context, this is
only a type of habitat (again from the book on Natura 2000). I have a
slight suspicion that it might be a typo for "gallery woods" (meaning
"gallery forests"), but since this is already a second occurrence in
the book, I want to be sure. Googling does not seem to help. TIA for
any clues or suggestions.
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