grus

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See also: Grus, Gruß, and grús

English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

grus (plural gruses)

  1. (geology) An accumulation of angular, coarse-grained fragments (particles of sand and gravel) resulting from the chemical and mechanical weathering of crystalline rocks.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German grūs.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡruːs/, [ɡ̊ʁuːˀs]

Noun[edit]

grus n (singular definite gruset, not used in plural form)

  1. gravel

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Latin[edit]

grūs (a crane)

Etymology[edit]

From *gr̥h₂ú-, from Proto-Indo-European *gerh₂- (to cry hoarsely). Cognate to English crane, but not to grouse, whose etymology is unknown.

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Noun[edit]

grūs m, f (genitive gruis); third declension

  1. crane, a bird also eaten as food
  2. a type of siege weapon

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative grūs gruēs
genitive gruis gruum
dative gruī gruibus
accusative gruem gruēs
ablative grue gruibus
vocative grūs gruēs

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German grus

Noun[edit]

grus m, n (definite singular grusen or gruset)

  1. gravel

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German grus

Noun[edit]

grus m, n (definite singular grusen or gruset)

  1. gravel

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish grus, from Middle Low German grus.

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grus n

  1. gravel; small pieces of stone
  2. red clay (on a tennis court), hard court

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grūs

  1. great
  2. big

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