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baby grand

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noun
  1. the smallest form of the grand piano.
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Origin of baby grand

First recorded in 1900–05
Also called baby grand piano.
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  • It's a baby-grand piano, and a beauty, and it came all the way from Winnipeg.

    The Prairie Wife

    Arthur Stringer

  • There was nothing so bleak and dreadful about that; old Sally was busily happy, toiling hopefully for her baby-grand.

    Jane Journeys On

    Ruth Comfort Mitchell

  • There was also a baby-grand piano, covered with music, and a huge grey parrot in a gilded and palatial cage.

    The Halo

    Bettina von Hutten

  • The piano, a baby-grand, stood open, with dust on its dingy keys and more dust on its shining case.


British Dictionary definitions for baby grand

baby grand

noun
  1. a small grand piano, approximately 5 feet longCompare boudoir grand, concert grand
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