Meaning of Grand Prix

Grand Prix

Pronunciation: (Fr. grän prē'), [key]
— pl. Grand Prix, Grands Prix, Grand Prixes
  1. (sometimes l.c.) any of various major automobile races over a long, arduous course, esp. an international car race held each year over the same course.
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