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Grana originally referred to a class of hard, mature cheeses from Italy which have a granular texture and are often used for grating. These cheeses are typically made in the form of large drums. The structure is often described as crystalline, and the drums are divided by being split with a fairly blunt triangular knife designed for the purpose, rather than being sliced, cut or sawn. Within the European Union, the term Grana is now legally protected by Grana Padano Protected Designation of Origin, such that only Grana Padano may be sold using the term in EU countries.


Who is Grana?

Grana a.k.a. Sam Grana is a film/television producer, television director, screenwriter, and an actor.

Phrases with Grana

  1. Kapanga grana
  2. Buccinum Grana
  3. Dorcatoma Grana
  4. Nitzschia Grana
  5. Achnanthes Grana
  6. Desmopachria grana
  7. Pseudaneitea Grana
  8. species Kapanga grana
  9. Species Buccinum Grana
  10. Species Byrrhodes Grana
  11. Species Dorcatoma Grana
  12. Species Nitzschia Grana
  13. Species Achnanthes Grana
  14. species Desmopachria grana
  15. Species Pseudaneitea Grana

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Google previewCatalogue of the Collection of Animal Products belonging to Her Majesty's Commissioners for the Exhibition of 1851, exhibited in the South Kensington Museum (1858)

Two kinds of cochineal come from Central America ; one produced from the wild insect is called grana silvestre ; the other, cultivated, is called grana fina. The qualities of cochineal to a great extent depend on the way the insects are killed.

Google previewFrom the Reindeer to the Rhine (1990)

The Daring Adventures of an Indian Lady by Kamal Das

Grana is a small place, but became famous amongst all educated people for all time and all over the world through the efforts of a citizen of this town named Andre to reach the North Pole by balloon with two companions. They started off with ...

Google previewLectures on pharmacy (1905)

by Carl Svantè Nicanor Hallberg

Grana is a neuter noun of the second declension found in the plural number and accusative case. Quinque is a numeral adjective qualifying grana ...

Google previewThe Western Alps (1898)

by John Ball, William Augustus Brevoort Coolidge

The Val Grana is a deep indentation in the range which separates the valleys of the Stura and the Maira, not penetrating, however, to the watershed of the Alpine chain, from which that range projects. At the head of the valley, where the ridges ...

Google previewA Guide to the Western Alps (1863)

by John Ball, Édouard Desor

14+ 42 The Val Grana is a deep indentation in the range which separates the valleys of the Stura and the Maira, not penetrating, however, so far as the main chain from which that range projects.

Google previewThe Dictionary of Merchandize and Nomenclature in All European Languages (1815)

by C. H. Kauffman

Grana del paraiso Grana kermes...

Grana de la coscoja ............ Guayaco ....... - Granza ............ Grasa Glasto ............ Grana ......... .. Harina ........ ---- Higos ......... --- Hinojo ............ Hierro ............ Incienso macho Incienso ......... Jenciana .

Google previewInternational Dictionary of Food and Cooking (1998)

by Charles Gordon Sinclair

Gram (ll, unit of weight grammi (Itl Gram (Il, unit of weight gramugia (Itl An artichoke, asparagus, hean and hacon soup from Tuscany grana 1 (Itl A hard, cooked-curd cows' milk cheese with a granular texture made with partially skimmed (2% ...

Google previewPigment Compendium: A Dictionary of Historical Pigments (2007)

by Nicholas Eastaugh, Valentine Walsh, Tracey Chaplin, Ruth Siddall

See: grana. GRANA Red Synonym, variant or common name Grana, derived from the Latin, literally meaning grains, generally refers to the kermes (Kermes vermilio Planchon; q.v.) insect which, when dried, resembles seeds or grains.

Google previewThe Dictionary of Merchandise, and Nomenclature in All Languages (1805)

For the Use of Counting-houses: Containing, the History, Places of Growth, Culture, Use, and Marks of Excellency, of Such Natural Productions, as Form Articles of Commerce; with Their Names in All European Languages by C. H. Kauffman

Grana Kermes, Grana de la Graines d'ecarlate, Wer- co, coja, Vermellon. millon. P. Graa, Alquermes, Kermes. G. Scharlach beeren. DA. Kermesbar. D. Grein, Scharlakenbessen. SW Kermesbær. P. Grana, Chermes ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Terms Used in Medicine and the Collateral Sciences (1865)

by Richard Dennis Hoblyn

See Grana Paradiai.] GRALLJ3 ( atilta).

Google previewThe domestic encyclopedia, or, A dictionary of facts and useful knowledge, chiefly applicable to rural & domestic economy (1821)

with an appendix, containing additions in domestic medicine, and the veterinary and culinary arts by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich, Thomas Cooper, Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress)

eestivum, tpica et grana ru- bente, or Spring Wheat, with a red spike or ear and grain. 2. The T. tcstivum, rubrum, spica alba, Red Spring Wheat, with a white ear. 3. The T sativum, spica et grana alba, or Spring Wheat, with a white spike ...

Google previewDictionarium medicum universale: or, a New medical dictionary. Containing an explanation of all the terms used in physic, anatomy ... chymistry, etc (1749)

by John Barrow (teacher of mathematics.)


Google previewA Dictionary of Medical Terminology , Dental Surgery and the Collateral Sciences (1878)

Grana Paradisi. Amomvm granvm paraditi. The greater cardamom seeds. Grana Secalis Degenerati. Ergot ; Secale cornutum ; Spurred rye. Grana Tiglii. The seeds of the Croton Tiglium, Graiiadiria. The passion flower. Gran'atiiin.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, Etc. : Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

Triticum offivum, spica et grana rubente. Spring wheat, with a red spike and grain. 2. Triticum .../livum rubrum, spica alba. Red spring wheat, with a white spike. 3. Triticum affivum, spica et grana alba. Spring wheat, with a white spike and grain.

Google previewThe Domestic Encyclopedia (1821)

Or, A Dictionary of Facts and Useful Knowledge, Chiefly Applicable to Rural and Domestic Economy : with an Appendix, Containing Additions in Domestic Medicine, and the Veterinary and Culinary Arts : the Whole Illustrated with Numerous Engravings and Cuts by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich

fttivum, tpica et grana m- btnte, or Spring Wheat, wit h a red spike or ear and grain. 2. The T. astivum, rubrum, spica alba, Bed Spring Wheat, with a white ear. 3. The T. testivum, tpica et grana alba, or Spring Wheat, with a white spike and ...

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The value of this 5-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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