Grallæ

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n. pl Grallæ (Zoöl) An order of birds which formerly included all the waders. By later writers it is usually restricted to the sandpipers, plovers, and allied forms; -- called also Grallatores.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL., fr. L. grallae, stilts, for gradulae, fr. gradus., See Grade.

Usage

In literature:

It is my old friend the Sergeant Grall.
"Tomaso's Fortune and Other Stories" by Henry Seton Merriman
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In news:

With this collection of his Eisner-nominated Web comics, Grall proves himself to be a superb sequential artist, but a middling writer.
The early strips in Grall's compendium owe significant debt to Bill Watterson's Calvin and Hobbes.
( George Grall photo / October 1, 2005 ).
Ellicott City nature photographer George Grall's work includes this shot of a Red Eft salamander.
Ellicott City nature photographer George Grall's work includes this shot of a Red Eft salamander .
Listen to the political advertisement against Erin Grall.
Dennis Grall photo Mike Nagy of Manistique relaxes on the practice range at the University of Tennessee golf complex recently.
Grall had pitched a photo spread and article on the life cycle of the hellbender, a 3-foot giant salamander he had documented in Garrett County.
This is George Grall, a National Geographic wildlife photographer who will be giving a presentation of his work to the Howard County Conservancy.
Bernie Grall says that this is the.
Bernie Grall says that this is the last year he will decorate the offices at Tara Plantation.
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In science:

It is interesting, in this context, that in nearthe-Sun measurements, the density fluctuations are reporte d to have the form of highly anisotropic filaments aligned with the magnetic field (Armstrong et al. 1990; Grall et al. 1997; Woo & Habbal 1997).
Astrophysical gyrokinetics: kinetic and fluid turbulent cascades in magnetized weakly collisional plasmas
This said, we note that there is plenty of evidence of a high degree of anisotropy and field alignment of the density microstructure in the inner solar wind and outer corona (e.g., Armstrong et al. 1990; Grall et al. 1997; Woo & Habbal 1997).
Astrophysical gyrokinetics: kinetic and fluid turbulent cascades in magnetized weakly collisional plasmas
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