Definition of great-grandmother in English:

great-grandmother

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noun

  • The mother of one’s grandmother or grandfather.
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    • I know my great-grandmother on my mother's side was also a Canadian.
    • My mother speaks of my great-grandmother as if she knew her, even though she died many years before her birth.
    • They have robbed us of a mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

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