grandchild

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noun grand·child \ˈgran(d)-ˌchī(-ə)ld\

Definition of grandchild

  1. :  the child of one's son or daughter

1569

First Known Use of grandchild

1569


GRANDCHILD Defined for English Language Learners

grandchild

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noun grand·child \ˈgran(d)-ˌchī(-ə)ld\

Definition of grandchild for English Language Learners

  • : a child of your son or daughter


GRANDCHILD Defined for Kids

grandchild

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noun grand·child \ˈgrand-ˌchīld, ˈgran-\

Definition of grandchild for Students

plural

grandchildren

\-ˌchil-drən\
  1. :  a child of a person's son or daughter



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