grece

noun \ˈgrēs\
variants: or

grice

\ˈgrēs\

Definition of grece

plural

-s

  1. 1 now dialectal, England :  a flight of steps; also :  one of the steps in a flight

  2. 2 or griece \"\ :  degree 1b

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Origin and Etymology of grece

Middle English grece, from Old French grez, greiz steps, plural (taken as singular) of gré, greit step — more at gree


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