Griper Grip"er, a. One who gripes; an oppressor; an extortioner. --Burton. [1913 Webster]

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  • HMS Griper — William Edward Parry sailed from London on 11 May 1819 The Times (London) , Monday, 4 December 1820, p.3] commanding two 3 masted sailing ships; the 375 ton HMS Hecla and the 180 ton HMS Griper. Their destination was the Northwest Passage.The… …   Wikipedia

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