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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The mother or father of one's mother or father.

Usage examples (35)
  • His one surviving grandparent is a grandmother who is 99 years old.
  • Because as Debby brings up, the grandparent is not impartial.
  • The death of a grandparent is sad but also a natural part of life.
  • "But the grandparent is the backbone and gift-giver." for more
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