Pronunciation: (griz'lē), [key]
—adj., -zli•er, -zli•est,
—n., pl. -zlies.
1. somewhat gray; grayish.
1. See grizzly bear.
2. a device for screening ore, consisting of a row of iron or steel bars.
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