Definition of grand-uncle in English:


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  • another term for great-uncle.
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    • And my grand-uncles had a gospel quartet that would sing at church and community events.
    • Celebrants were Fr Joe Kennedy, a grand-uncle of Caroline, and Fr Sean Stokes, a relation of the groom.
    • The last member of the family who was involved in politics was my grand-uncle Joe Delaney, back in the 30s.

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Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody