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grandfather

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a person who is several generations earlier in an individual's line of descent
  • this tradition has been passed down from our pioneer grandfathers

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The first known use of grandfather was in the 15th century

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grandeur

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“Grandfather.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/grandfather. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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