grampo

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin, from English grampus, ultimately from Latin crassius ‎(fat) + piscis ‎(fish).

Noun[edit]

grampo m ‎(plural grampi)

  1. kind of grey dolphin (Grampus griseus)

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From grampa, from Proto-Germanic *krampō ‎(cramp, clasp). See also cãibra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grampo m (plural grampos)

  1. (nautical) clamp
  2. clip, staple, holdfast (U-shaped)
  3. (slang) bug (bugging device)
  4. (Brazil, slang) handcuff
  5. (Brazil) hairpin

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