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'''''The Great Grape Ape''''' is a SaturdayMorningCartoon produced by Creator/HannaBarbera for Creator/{{ABC}} as part of ''WesternAnimation/TheTomAndJerryShow''. The main characters were Grape Ape, a gigantic purple gorilla, and Beegle Beagle, his canine partner.

Grape Ape later spun off into a Sunday morning show and competed on WesternAnimation/YogiBear's team in the ''WesternAnimation/LaffALympics''[[note]]He's the only post-1962 character in the lineup.[[/note]] and later still cameoed in an episode of ''WesternAnimation/HarveyBirdman''.

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!!''The Great Grape Ape'' provides examples of:

* DepthDeception: Grape Ape has been known to [[ArtisticLicenseAstronomy manipulate the sun and the moon]].
* DoesNotKnowHisOwnStrength: Grape Ape's strength seems to cause as many problems as it solves.
-->'''Grape Ape:''' Sorrrrrrrrrryyyyyyyy. Grape Ape, Grape Ape.
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%%* TheKlutz
* NiceHat: Grape Ape's giant green cap.
%%* OddFriendship
* PokemonSpeak[=/=]VerbalTic: Grape Ape says his own name frequently.
* RunningGag: "YOW! A GORI-LI-LI-LI-LI-LI-LI-LI-LI-LLA!!"
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