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grandnephew

[gran-nef-yoo, -nev-yoo, grand-] /ˈgrænˌnɛf yu, -ˌnɛv yu, ˈgrænd-/
noun
1.
a son of one's nephew or niece.
Origin
1630-1640
1630-40; grand- + nephew
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grandnephew

/ˈɡrænˌnɛvjuː; -ˌnɛfjuː; ˈɡrænd-/
noun
1.
another name for great-nephew
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