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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Galloper \Gal"lop*er\, n. 1. One who, or that which, gallops. [1913 Webster] 2. (Mil.) A carriage on which very small guns were formerly mounted, the gun resting on the shafts, without a limber. --Farrow. [1913 Webster] Galloper gun, a light gun, supported on a galloper, -- formerly attached to British infantry regiments. [1913 Webster]