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baby grand

the smallest form of the grand piano.
Also called baby grand piano.
Origin of baby grand
1900-05 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • The piano, a baby-grand, stood open, with dust on its dingy keys and more dust on its shining case.

    Elsie Marley, Honey Joslyn Gray
  • It's a baby-grand piano, and a beauty, and it came all the way from Winnipeg.

    The Prairie Wife Arthur Stringer
  • There was nothing so bleak and dreadful about that; old Sally was busily happy, toiling hopefully for her baby-grand.

    Jane Journeys On Ruth Comfort Mitchell
  • There was also a baby-grand piano, covered with music, and a huge grey parrot in a gilded and palatial cage.

    The Halo Bettina von Hutten
British Dictionary definitions for baby-grand

baby grand

a small grand piano, approximately 5 feet long Compare boudoir grand, concert grand
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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