grizzly


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Grizzly \Griz"zly\, a.
   Somewhat gray; grizzled.
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         Old squirrels that turn grizzly.         --Bacon.
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   Grizzly bear (Zool.), a large and ferocious bear ({Ursus
      horribilis}) of Western North America and the Rocky
      Mountains. It is remarkable for the great length of its
      claws.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Grizzly \Griz"zly\, n.; pl. Grizzlies.
   1. (Zool.) A grizzly bear. See under Grizzly, a.
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   2. pl. In hydraulic mining, gratings used to catch and throw
      out large stones from the sluices. [Local, U. S.]
      --Raymond.
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