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granny


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Granny  \Gran"ny\,  n. 
  A  grandmother;  a  grandam;  familiarly,  an  old  woman. 
 
  {Granny's  bend},  or  {Granny's  knot}  (Naut.),  a  kind  of 
  insecure  knot  or  hitch;  a  reef  knot  crossed  the  wrong  way 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  granny 
  n  1:  the  mother  of  your  father  or  mother  [syn:  {grandma},  {grandmother}, 
  {grannie}] 
  2:  an  old  woman  [syn:  {matriarch}] 
  3:  a  reef  knot  crossed  the  wrong  way  and  therefore  insecure 
  [syn:  {granny  knot}] 




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