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[greyt-grand-ant, -ahnt]
  1. an aunt of one's grandfather or grandmother.
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Historical Examples of great-grandaunt

  • With languid step she ascended the stair, and was presently beside her great-grandaunt, Patricia Bower.

    Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland Volume 21

    Alexander Leighton

  • My great-grandaunt—I never saw her— Her ghost doesn't know me from another, She stalks up the attic stairs angrily.

    Goblins and Pagodas

    John Gould Fletcher