from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See great-uncle.
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- n. The uncle of someone's parent; a great-uncle.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A father's or mother's uncle.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The brother of a grandfather or grandmother : in the United States generally called great-uncle: correlative to grandnephew and grandniece.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an uncle of your father or mother
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