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Griffin

Grif´fin
n.1.An Anglo-Indian name for a person just arrived from Europe.
1.
1.(Myth.) A fabulous monster, half lion and half eagle. It is often represented in Grecian and Roman works of art.
2.(Her.) A representation of this creature as an heraldic charge.
3.(Zool.) A species of large vulture (Gyps fulvus) found in the mountainous parts of Southern Europe, North Africa, and Asia Minor; - called also gripe, and grype. It is supposed to be the "eagle" of the Bible. The bearded griffin is the lammergeir.
4.An English early apple.
Noun1.griffin - winged monster with an eagle-like head and body of a lion
Synonyms: gryphon
gryphon, mythical creature, mythical monster
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grief-stricken
Griefful
Griefless
Grieg
Griego
Grievable
Grievance
Grievancer
Grieve
Griever
Grieving
Grievous
grievous bodily harm
grievously
Griff
Griffe
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Griffith
Griffon
griffon vulture
Grifola frondosa
grifter
Grig
Grigori Efimovich Rasputin
grigri
Gril
grilf
Grill
Grillade
Grillage
Grille
grilled
grilling
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