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Giant

Gi´ant
n.1.
1.A man of extraordinari bulk and stature.
2.A person of extraordinary strength or powers, bodily or intellectual.
3.Any animal, plant, or thing, of extraordinary size or power.
Giant's Causeway
a vast collection of basaltic pillars, in the county of Antrim on the northern coast of Ireland.
a.1.Like a giant; extraordinary in size, strength, or power; as, giant brothers; a giant son.
Giant cell
(Anat.) See Myeloplax.
Giant clam
(Zool.) a bivalve shell of the genus Tridacna, esp. T. gigas, which sometimes weighs 500 pounds. The shells are sometimes used in churches to contain holy water.
Giant heron
(Zool.) a very large African heron (Ardeomega goliath). It is the largest heron known.
Giant kettle
a pothole of very large dimensions, as found in Norway in connection with glaciers. See Pothole.
Giant powder
See Nitroglycerin.
Giant puffball
(Bot.) a fungus (Lycoperdon giganteum), edible when young, and when dried used for stanching wounds.
Giant salamander
(Zool.) a very large aquatic salamander (Megalobatrachus maximus), found in Japan. It is the largest of living Amphibia, becoming a yard long.
Giant squid
(Zool.) one of several species of very large squids, belonging to Architeuthis and allied genera. Some are over forty feet long.
Noun1.giant - any creature of exceptional size
2.giant - a person of exceptional importance and reputation
3.giant - an unusually large enterprise; "Walton built a retail giant"
4.giant - a very large person; impressive in size or qualities
Synonyms: hulk, whale, heavyweight
5.giant - someone or something that is abnormally large and powerful
6.giant - an imaginary figure of superhuman size and strength; appears in folklore and fair tales
7.giant - a very bright star of large diameter and low density (relative to the Sun)
Synonyms: giant star
Adj.1.giant - of great mass; huge and bulky; "a jumbo jet"; "jumbo shrimp"
To see a giant in your dream, signifies of a great struggle between you and your opponents. This may prove to be a major and overwhelming obstacle for you to overcome. Alternatively, a giant may be symbolic of an issue or feeling that is dominating you. To dream that you turn into a giant, indicates feelings of inferiority.Amazon, Antaeus, Atlantean, Atlas, Briareus, Brobdingnagian, Charles Atlas, Cyclopean, Cyclops, Gargantua, Gargantuan, Goliath, Herculean, Hercules, Homeric, Orion, Polyphemus, Samson, Superman, Tarzan, Titan, abysmal, amazon, astronomic, bean pole, behemoth, bully, bullyboy, colossal, cyclopean, cyclops, elephantine, enormous, epic, gangling, gangly, gargantuan, giantlike, gigantic, gorilla, grenadier, gross, heroic, huge, hulking, immense, infinite, jumbo, lank, lanky, leggy, lengthy, leviathan, long, long-legged, longlegs, longshanks, mighty, monstrous, monumental, mountainous, muscle man, ogre, powerhouse, prodigious, profound, rangy, seven-footer, stalwart, statuesque, strong man, strong-arm man, stupendous, superhuman, tall, the mighty, the strong, titan, titanic, tough, tough guy, tower of strength, towering, tremendous, vast, whale
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