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[grey-uh n, grahy-n] /ˈgreɪ ən, ˈgraɪ n/

noun, (used with a plural verb)
a mountain range in France and Italy, in the W Alps. Highest peak, Gran Paradiso, 13,324 feet (4061 meters).
/ˈɡreɪən; ˈɡraɪ-/
plural noun
the N part of the Western Alps, in France and NW Piedmont, Italy. Highest peak: Gran Paradiso, 4061 m (13 323 ft)


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