noun gras·se·rie

Definition of grasserie



  1. :  a destructive polyhedrosis disease of silkworms that is related to wilt and is marked by spotty yellowing of the skin and internal liquefaction —called also jaundice

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Origin and Etymology of grasserie

French, from gras fat (from Latin crassus) + -erie -ery — more at hurdle

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to cast off or become cast off

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