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Grimaldi

[gri-mahl-dee, -mawl-]
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noun
  1. Joseph,1779–1837, English actor, mime, and clown.
  2. a walled plain in the third quadrant of the face of the moon: about 120 miles (195 km) in diameter.
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Grimaldi1

noun
  1. a large crater in the SE quadrant of the moon, about 190 km in diameter, which is conspicuous because of its dark floor
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Word Origin

named after Francesco Maria Grimaldi (1618–63), Italian physicist

Grimaldi2

noun
  1. Joseph. 1779–1837, English actor, noted as a clown in pantomime
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