1. grace note an embellishing note usually written in smaller size
  2. crescent having a curved shape that tapers at the ends
  3. crescendo a gradual increase in loudness
  4. carcinoid a small tumor (benign or malignant) arising from the mucosa of the gastrointestinal tract; usually associated with excessive secretion of serotonin
  5. granite a type of igneous rock with a visibly crystalline texture
  6. present happening or existing now
  7. Characinidae former name of the Characidae
  8. gradient a graded change in the magnitude of something
  9. grant let have
  10. deracinate pull up by or as if by the roots
  11. creosote a dark oily liquid obtained by distillation of coal tar
  12. croissant a very rich, flaky, crescent-shaped roll
  13. grantee a recipient of a grant
  14. gray skate common European skate used as food
  15. gracility elegance and beauty of movement or expression
  16. grandee a nobleman of highest rank in Spain or Portugal
  17. arsenate a salt or ester of arsenic acid
  18. sarcenet a fine soft silk fabric often used for linings
  19. coarsened made coarse or crude by lack of skill
  20. Grant 18th President of the United States