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grand larceny (s) (noun), grand larcenies (pl)
In some states of the United States, the theft of property that is valued above a specified amount, varying from state to state but usually being between $25 and $60: Grand larceny is a felonious crime of property having a value greater than an amount fixed by law in different states.

Another form of grand larceny may involve aggravating circumstances: such as, the use of physical threats or violence, if the victim doesn't comply with the robber's demands.

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