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graf

 (grăf)
n. Informal
A paragraph. Used primarily by journalists and news editors.

[Shortening and alteration of paragraph.]

Graf

(ɡræf)
n
(Biography) Steffi. born 1969, German tennis player: won 22 Grand Slam singles titles (1987–99), including seven at Wimbledon; won (1988) a unique 'golden slam' of each Grand Slam singles title and a gold medal in the women's singles at the Olympics

Graf

(ɡraːf)
n, pl Grafen (ˈɡraːfən)
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a German count: often used as a title
[German, from Old High German grāvo]
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Noun1.Graf - German tennis player who won seven women's singles titles at Wimbledon (born in 1969)
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To-morrow, Kurt had told him, the Prince's secretary, the Graf Von Winterfeld, would come to him and discuss his flying-machine, and then he would see the Prince.
The hochgeboren Graf von Winterfeld was also a light sleeper that night, but then he was one of these people who sleep little and play chess problems in their heads to while away the time--and that night he had a particularly difficult problem to solve.
When at last the Graf von Winterfold left Bert Smallways, he left him in an extremely deflated condition, with all his little story told.
But in between the time when the Graf von Winterfeld had talked to him and this alarming conference with the Prince, Bert had explored the Vaterland from end to end.
He took to going about with a spade in one hand and a revolver in the other, explaining that he felt safer that way, and we bore it quite patiently, as becomes civilised beings who respect each other's prejudices, until one day, when I mildly asked him to tie up a fallen creeper-- and after he bought the revolver my tones in addressing him were of the mildest, and I quite left off reading to him aloud-- he turned round, looked me straight in the face for the first time since he has been here, and said, "Do I look like Graf X- --(a great local celebrity), or like a monkey?
Here the carriage and the family took to the shore, and Jos was not a little gratified to see his arrival announced in the Cologne newspapers as "Herr Graf Lord von Sedley nebst Begleitung aus London.
Graf brings more than 25 years of global enterprise software experience to Genesys, with a wide variety of executive leadership positions in operations, development, sales, marketing and services.
com/big-brother-couple-jess-and-cody-ready-reality-tv-redemption-and-engagement-exclusive-93394) Entertainment Tonight , Graf admitted that she and Nickson always talk about marriage.
The high-performance top combs are perfectly complementing the outstanding Graf circular combs.
Johannesburg [South Africa], Nov 5 ( ANI ): German Tennis star Steffi Graf believes that Serena Williams can "absolutely" surpass Margaret Court's Grand Slam singles title record with her comeback.
As a 19-year-old, Graf made history by becoming the only player to win all four majors, plus Olympic gold, a feat dubbed the 'Golden Slam', when she beat Gabriela Sabatini in the final of the 1988 Seoul games.
Graf was arrested for trespassing earlier this year and found guilty July 15.