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Definition of Giant
GiantGiant Gi"ant, a.
Like a giant; extraordinary in size, strength, or power; as,
giant brothers; a giant son.
Giant cell. (Anat.) See Myeloplax.
Giant clam (Zo["o]l.), a bivalve shell of the genus
Tridacna, esp. T. gigas, which sometimes weighs 500
pounds. The shells are sometimes used in churches to
contain holy water.
Giant heron (Zo["o]l.), a very large African heron
(Ardeomega goliath). It is the largest heron known.
Giant kettle, a pothole of very large dimensions, as found
in Norway in connection with glaciers. See Pothole.
Giant powder. See Nitroglycerin.
Giant puffball (Bot.), a fungus (Lycoperdon giganteum),
edible when young, and when dried used for stanching
Giant salamander (Zo["o]l.), a very large aquatic
salamander (Megalobatrachus maximus), found in Japan. It
is the largest of living Amphibia, becoming a yard long.
Giant squid (Zo["o]l.), one of several species of very
large squids, belonging to Architeuthis and allied
genera. Some are over forty feet long.
Meaning of Giant from wikipedia
- In folklore, giants
Gr****: gigas, cognate
giga-) are beings
of human-like appearance, but are at times prodigious
in size and strength
(stylized as GIANT
) was a men's magazine based
in New York City geared
to the urban music
market. It began
2004 as a bimonthly
- professional wrestler
and actor. He was better known
by his ring name André the Giant
, and was best known
for his time in the World
- TT Seawise Giant
—earlier Oppama; later Happy Giant
Nevis, and Mont—was a ULCC supertanker
that was the longest
- Land of Giants
and The Giant
Claw (full titles
Land of Giants
: A Walking
with Dinosaurs Special
and The Giant
Claw: A Walking
- The giant panda
(Ailuropoda melanoleuca; Chinese: 大熊猫; pinyin: dàxióngmāo), also known
as the panda
bear or simply
the panda, is a bear native
- The Iron Giant
is a 1999 American animated science fiction action
Bros. Feature Animation
by Brad Bird in his directorial...
- The Giant Schnauzer
is a breed
of dog developed
in the 17th century
in Germany. It is the largest
of the three breeds
of Schnauzer—the other
- The giant squid
(Architeuthis dux) is a species
of deep-ocean dwelling squid
in the family
Architeuthidae. It can grow to a tremendous
is a 1956 American
epic Western drama
by George Stevens
from a screenplay adapted
by Fred Guiol
and Ivan Moffat
from Edna Ferber's...
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