great-uncle

[greyt-uhng-kuhl]
noun
a granduncle.
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great-uncle or granduncle
 
n
an uncle of one's father or mother; brother of one's grandfather or grandmother
 
granduncle or granduncle
 
n

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He learned his craft from a great-uncle and other elders who were natural healers in his.
He learned many of his old fiddle tunes from his great-uncle and father, who had learned from his grandfather.
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