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great-granduncle

[greyt-grand-uhng-kuh l] /ˌgreɪtˈgrændˌʌŋ kəl/
noun
1.
an uncle of one's grandfather or grandmother.
Origin of great-granduncle
1800-1810
1800-10
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  • One night, the hundredth time, he teased Tabitha to tell him something new about his great-granduncle.

    Twice-Told Tales Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • And that he most likely inherited from his great-granduncle.

    Dave Porter in the Far North Edward Stratemeyer
  • One night—the hundredth time—he teased Tabitha to tell him something new about his great-granduncle.

    Twice Told Tales Nathaniel Hawthorne

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