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Mogul Mo*gul", n. [From the Mongolian.] 1. A person of the Mongolian race. 2. (Railroad) A heavy locomotive for freight traffic, having three pairs of connected driving wheels and a two-wheeled truck. Great, or Grand, Mogul, the sovereign of the empire founded in Hindostan by the Mongols under Baber in the sixteenth century. Hence, a very important personage; a lord; -- sometimes only mogul.
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Climacteric Cli*mac"ter*ic, n. 1. A period in human life in which some great change is supposed to take place in the constitution. The critical periods are thought by some to be the years produced by multiplying 7 into the odd numbers 3, 5, 7, and 9; to which others add the 81st year. 2. Any critical period. It is your lot, as it was mine, to live during one of the grand climacterics of the world. --Southey. Grand or Great climacteric, the sixty-third year of human life. I should hardly yield my rigid fibers to be regenerated by them; nor begin, in my grand climacteric, to squall in their new accents, or to stammer, in my second cradle, the elemental sounds of their barbarous metaphysics. --Burke.

Meaning of Grand from wikipedia

- Grand may refer to: Grand (Erin McKeown album), 2003 Grand (Matt and Kim album), 2009 Grand (TV series), American sitcom, 1990 Grand L. Bush (born 1955)...
- Grand Slam or Grand slam may refer to: Grand Slam (1933 film), an American comedy Grand Slam (1967 film), an Italian heist movie Grand Slam (1978 film)...
- Grand Rapids is the second-largest city in Michigan, and the largest city in West Michigan. It is on the Grand River about 30 miles (48 km) east of Lake...
- chordophones. There are two main types of piano: the grand piano and the upright piano. The grand piano is used for Cl****ical solos, chamber music, and...
- Grand Marnier (French pronunciation: ​[ɡʁɑ̃ maʁnje]) is a French brand of liqueurs. The brand's best-known product is Grand Marnier Cordon Rouge, an orange-flavored...
- The Grand may refer to: The Grand (band) The Grand (film), a 2008 comedy film The Grand (TV series), a 1990s British TV series, set in a Grand Hotel The...
- The Grand Canyon (Hopi: Ongtupqa; Yavapai: Wi:kaʼi:la, Navajo: Bidááʼ Haʼaztʼiʼ Tsékooh, Spanish: Gran Cañón) is a steep-sided canyon carved by the Colorado...
- Grand Inquisitor (Latin: Inquisitor Generalis, literally Inquisitor General or General Inquisitor) was the lead official of the Inquisition. The title...
- The Grand Slam tournaments, also called majors, are the four most important annual tennis events. They offer the most ranking points, prize money, public...
- spans the spectrum from 0.95 to 5.0 μm. Gamma Ray and Neutron Detector (GRaND) — This instrument is based on similar instruments flown on the Lunar Prospector...
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