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- n. Plural form of grison.
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- n.pl. Inhabitants of the eastern Swiss Alps.
- n.pl. The largest and most eastern of the Swiss cantons.
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The animal by whose tracks Humboldt was misled, was, no doubt, one of the smaller plantigrade animals (_coatis_ or _grisons_), of which there are several species in the forests of South America.