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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Characteristic of or befitting a grandfather.
  • adj. Having the qualities of a grandfather.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. In the manner of a grandfather
  • adj. Having the characteristics of a grandfather

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Like a grandfather in age or manner; kind; benignant; indulgent.

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