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grandniece

[gran-nees, grand-] /ˈgrænˌnis, ˈgrænd-/
noun
1.
a daughter of one's nephew or niece.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; grand- + niece
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British Dictionary definitions for grandniece

grandniece

/ˈɡrænˌniːs; ˈɡrænd-/
noun
1.
another name for great-niece

great-niece

noun
1.
a daughter of one's nephew or niece; granddaughter of one's brother or sister
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