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gargantuan


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gargantuan  \Gar*gan"tu*an\  (?;  135),  a.  [From  Gargantua,  an 
  allegorical  hero  of  Rabelais.] 
  Characteristic  of  Gargantua,  a  gigantic,  wonderful  personage; 
  enormous;  prodigious;  inordinate. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  gargantuan 
  adj  :  of  great  mass;  huge  and  bulky;  "a  jumbo  jeg"  [syn:  {elephantine}, 
  {giant},  {jumbo}] 




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