grandchild

[gran-chahyld]
noun, plural grandchildren.
a child of one's son or daughter.

Origin:
1580–90; grand- + child

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grandchild (ˈɡrænˌtʃaɪld)
 
n , pl -children
the son or daughter of one's child

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The queen mother realized from the description that these were her grandchildren.
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