Griz"zly (?), a.

Somewhat gray; grizzled.

Old squirrels that turn grizzly.

Grizzly bear (Zoöl.), 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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Griz"zly, n.; pl. Grizzlies (&?;).

1. (Zoöl.)

A grizzly bear. See under Grizzly, a.

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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