Grimaldi


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Grimaldi

(ɡrɪˈmɔːldɪ)
n
(Astronomy) a large crater in the SE quadrant of the moon, about 190 km in diameter, which is conspicuous because of its dark floor
[named after Francesco Maria Grimaldi (1618–63), Italian physicist]

Grimaldi

(ɡrɪˈmɔːldɪ)
n
(Biography) Joseph. 1779–1837, English actor, noted as a clown in pantomime
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I can visualize the entire scene--the apelike Grimaldi men huddled in their filthy caves; the huge pterodactyls soaring through the heavy air upon their bat-like wings; the mighty dinosaurs moving their clumsy hulks beneath the dark shadows of preglacial forests--the dragons which we considered myths until science taught us that they were the true recollections of the first man, handed down through countless ages by word of mouth from father to son out of the unrecorded dawn of humanity.
Mrs Jarley was not slow to express her admiration at this happy result, and carried her young friend and pupil to inspect the remaining arrangements within doors, by virtue of which the passage had been already converted into a grove of green-baize hung with the inscription she had already seen (Mr Slum's productions), and a highly ornamented table placed at the upper end for Mrs Jarley herself, at which she was to preside and take the money, in company with his Majesty King George the Third, Mr Grimaldi as clown, Mary Queen of Scots, an anonymous gentleman of the Quaker persuasion, and Mr Pitt holding in his hand a correct model of the bill for the imposition of the window duty.
I should say that they were a little higher in the scale of evolution than Ahm, possibly occupying a place of evolution between that of the Neanderthal man and what is known as the Grimaldi race.
The walls were wainscoted half-way up, the wainscot being covered with green baize, the remainder with a bright- patterned paper, on which hung three or four prints of dogs' heads; Grimaldi winning the Aylesbury steeple-chase; Amy Robsart, the reigning Waverley beauty of the day; and Tom Crib, in a posture of defence, which did no credit to the science of that hero, if truly represented.
Nick Viall has started dating just over three months after he split from Vanessa Grimaldi.
Michael Grimaldi, CIO of Deutsche Bank's investment banking arm, has reportedly left the firm.
SPRINGFIELD - City Manager Gino Grimaldi has received a vote of confidence and a pay raise from the City Council, his third raise in four years.
Grimaldi and Vitiello then turned to the gift tax return itself, which Grimaldi noted is different from a standard income tax return.
The northern bull's eye is associated with the Grimaldi basin, whose 220-km-wide mascon is about the same diameter as the distinct rim that surrounds its central plain of dark lava.
HOUSTON, TEXAS -- The first regular direct container/ro-ro service between Houston and West Africa was launched in mid-February by Grimaldi Lines at the Port of Houston Authority's Barbours Cut Container Terminal.
Grimaldi Lines has launched the first regular direct container/ roro service between Houston and West Africa at the Port of Houston Authority's Barbours Cut Container Terminal.
Grimaldi and Joanne Seminara; 5@55; Quill Driver Books (Nonfiction: Self-Help) 12.