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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Graces 
  n  :  (Greek  mythology)  three  sisters  who  were  the  givers  of 
  beauty  and  charm;  a  favorite  subject  for  sculptors  [syn: 
  {Graces}] 
 
  From  THE  DEVIL'S  DICTIONARY  ((C)1911  Released  April  15  1993)  [devils]: 
 
  GRACES,  n.  Three  beautiful  goddesses,  Aglaia,  Thalia  and  Euphrosyne, 
  who  attended  upon  Venus,  serving  without  salary.  They  were  at  no 
  expense  for  board  and  clothing,  for  they  ate  nothing  to  speak  of  and 
  dressed  according  to  the  weather,  wearing  whatever  breeze  happened  to 
  be  blowing. 
 
 




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