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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Grandfather  \Grand"fa"ther\,  n. 
  A  father's  or  mother's  father;  an  ancestor  in  the  next  degree 
  above  the  father  or  mother  in  lineal  ascent. 
 
  {Grandfather  longlegs}.  (Zo["o]l.)  See  {Daddy  longlegs}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  grandfather 
  n  :  the  father  of  your  father  or  mother  [syn:  {gramps},  {granddad}, 
  {grandad},  {granddaddy},  {grandpa}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Grandfather,  NC  (village,  FIPS  27320) 
  Location:  36.09850  N,  81.84753  W 
  Population  (1990):  34  (28  housing  units) 
  Area:  3.9  sq  km  (land),  0.1  sq  km  (water) 




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