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Definition of Grainy

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grainlike, granular; full of grains; resembling the grain of wood
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(a.)
Resembling grains; granular.
  
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grainy
\grain"y\ (grān"&ybreve;), a. resembling grains; granular.

WordNet 2.0

Adjective
1. composed of or covered with relatively large particles; "granular sugar"; "gritty sand"
(synonym) farinaceous, coarse-grained, granular, granulose, gritty, mealy, sandy
(similar) coarse
Grainy Definition from Society & Culture Dictionaries & Glossaries
cigar terms
granular, open, porous leaf structure
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Guitar Glossary
Sound which suffers from harmonic distortion or has been digitally converted using a low sample rate or inferior A/D converters. It has the overall effect of making music sound like it has been separated into 'grains' of sound, lacking warmth and fluidity.
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