gri-gri definition

  • noun:
    • An African amulet, talisman or appeal. Same as gree-gree
    • just like gru-gru.
    • A charm or amulet; a fetish.
    • In western Africa, the sassy-bark: see Erythrophleum. Title is probably because the tree enters to the fetish worship and ordeals of natives.
    • tropical United states feather palm having a swollen spiny trunk area and delicious nuts
    • an African amulet

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