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proper noun 
  1. (baseball) A player on the team the "San Francisco Giants".
  2. A player on the team the "New York Giants".
Giants
  1. (baseball) The team w:San Francisco Giants, The San Francisco Giants.
  2. The team w:New York Giants, The New York Giants.

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noun 
  1. A mythical human of very great size
  2. (mythology) Specifically, any of the Gigantes, the race of giants in the Greek mythology.
  3. A very tall person.
  4. (astronomy) A star that is considerably more luminous than a main sequence star of the same temperature (eg. red giant, blue giant).
  5. (computing) An Ethernet packet that exceeds the medium's maximum packet size of 1,518 bytes.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: reus
  • French: géant
  • German: Riese
    (trans-mid)
  • Italian: colosso
    (trans-mid)
  • Spanish: gigante
adjective (no (compar) or (superl))
  1. Very large.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: reusachtig, reuzen- (in compounds)
  • German: riesig
    (trans-mid)
Etymology: Via Middle English from Old French, ultimately from Latin gigas; compare French géant


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