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Grisons

(ɡrizɔ̃)
n
(Placename) the French name for Graubünden

Gri•sons

(Fr. griˈzɔ̃)

n.
a canton in E Switzerland. 185,063; 2747 sq. mi. (7115 sq. km). Cap.: Chur. German, Graubünden.
Translations
Grigioni
Graubünden
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LIVE TIPPING Get up-to-the-minute tips and insight on Raceday Live daily on racingpost.com and the Racing Post mobile app Grisons 8.00 Windsor SP forecast 5-6 Shaped with a degree of promise when he was beaten four and a half lengths by a previous winner over 6f at Windsor on debut.
DONCASTER: 1.40 Buyer Beware, 2.10 Powertrain, 2.45 Grisons, 3.20 La Sioux, 3.55 Celsius, 4.25 Corncrake, 5.00 Warning Fire.
WINDSOR: 2.10 Golden Force, 2.45 Grisons, 3.15 True Hero, 3.50 Vasiliev, 4.25 Pytilia, 5.00 Tiar Na Nog, 5.35 Le Maharajah.
There is the Swiss German region, the French region, the Italian region, and the Grisons region.
Henry Tillman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Grisons Peak Investment Bank, UK, which is
In the afternoon, we wandered to the outdoor skating rink and I can highly recommend the hotel's Scalottas Carn & Caschiel restaurant, where we enjoyed Bundner Tapas with gourmet regional Grisons produce.
Authorities had evacuated around 100 people from the village of Bondo and airlifted hikers from nearby huts in the eastern canton of the Grisons after rocks and mud hit the area early on Wednesday.
It is a man about 1,90m, he is bald and he is believed to be driving a white VW 'Caddy' with a (Swiss) license plate from the canton of Grisons." The attack happened inside an office building in the centre of Schaffhausen, a small medieval town on the German border.
The Rhine Gorge between Reichenau and Ilanz is one of the most spectacular and unique landscapes in Grisons and perhaps even the Alps.
Like Switzerland Itself, postbuses 'speak' all four state languages: German, French, Italian and Romansh (in the canton of Grisons) --and, by law, each bus starts 'speaking' the language of whichever canton it is currently passing through.
The race is held in the Canton of Grisons from where Dario Cologna, one of the best cross-country skiers in the World, originates.