Galli

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Galli,

surname of two brothers in whom the disease was first described.
Galli-Galli disease - inherited disease featuring progressive reticulate hyperpigmentation of flexural areas of the skin.
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Por ello, se crearia a instancias de Antonino Pio la figura del archigallus, sacerdote maximo del culto, que al no tener que sufrir la emasculacion, podia ser ciudadano romano y controlaria a su vez a los galli y al culto en general, para evitar posibles desviaciones y usos contrarios al poder politico.
The high priest, or Archigallus, cut his arm with a knife and shed his own blood over the tree, followed by the other priests.