grice

[grahys]
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noun Chiefly Scot.

a pig, especially a young or suckling pig.

Nearby words

  1. greys,
  2. greywacke,
  3. greywether,
  4. grf,
  5. gribble,
  6. grid,
  7. grid bias,
  8. grid capacitor,
  9. grid circuit,
  10. grid current

Origin of grice

1175–1225; Middle English gris < Old Norse grīss pig

Grice

[grahys]

noun

H(erbert) Paul,1913–88, English philosopher.
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British Dictionary definitions for grice

grice

verb

(intr) (of a railway enthusiast) to collect objects or visit places connected with trains and railways

noun

an object collected or place visited by a railway enthusiast
Derived Formsgricer, noungricing, noun

Word Origin for grice

C20: origin obscure

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