[ greyt-gran-nef-yoo, -nev-yoo, -grand- ]
/ ˌgreɪtˈgrænˌnɛf yu, -ˌnɛv yu, -ˈgrænd- /
a grandson of one's nephew or niece.
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Colonel Washington was a great-grandnephew of George Washington.John Brown, Soldier of Fortune|Hill Peebles Wilson
He was the only surviving blood-relative of Paul Jones in this country, being his great-grandnephew.South American Fights and Fighters|Cyrus Townsend Brady
His great-grandnephew, our Sir Thomas, has celebrated his praise in very high terms.Sir Thomas Urquhart of Cromartie, Knight|John Willcock