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gran cassa

  
  (Italian)  
      n     (Music)      another name for       bass drum  
     (Italian: great drum)  
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bass drum  
      n   a large shallow drum of low and indefinite pitch,   (Also called)    gran cassa         

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gran  
      n      an informal word for       grandmother  


Gran Canaria  
      n      the Spanish name for       Grand Canary  
gran cassa     (Italian)  
      n     (Music)      another name for       bass drum  
     (Italian: great drum)  
Gran Chaco     (Spanish)  
      n   a plain of S central South America, between the Andes and the Paraguay River in SE Bolivia, E Paraguay, and N Argentina: huge swamps and scrub forest. Area: about 780000 sq. km (300000 sq. miles),   (Often shortened to)    Chaco  
Gran Paradiso     (Italian)  
      n   a mountain in NW Italy, in NW Piedmont: the highest peak of the Graian Alps. Height: 4061 m (13323 ft.)  
gran turismo  
      n   pl   , gran turismos      the full form of       GT  
     (C20: Italian, literally: great touring (i.e., touring on a grand scale))  

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