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  • n. Plural form of grandniece.

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Examples

  • "It was pandemonium," said Hay, who had traveled to the District from Charles County with her husband, sister-in-law, 25-year-old niece with special needs and two grandnieces, 11 and 14.

    Amid Metro brawl, family's night out turns into 'pandemonium'

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    Wolfram Blog : Word Play with Mathematica

  • Eighty years later, two of her grandnieces, Gertrude and Viola Bell, recalled the rewards of the stormy nights of their youth.

    One Big Table

  • Ms. Wilker talked about her husband and her 28 nieces and nephews and 62 grandnieces and grandnephews.

    A New View, After Diagnosis

  • Enamored of all things “oldy-woldy,” as Mr. Jones says, the couple began restoring the estate while tracking down the sons, grandsons, grandnieces and nephews of the original builders, Messrs. Benton and Miller.

    A Castle by the Sea

  • His three grandnieces never qualified for federal foster-care aid.

    USATODAY.com - Relatives open hearts, homes to foster-care children

  • He says he doesn't know whether he will adopt his older grandnieces, because they had more of a relationship with their parents, and he hopes the parents can repair their lives.

    USATODAY.com - Relatives open hearts, homes to foster-care children

  • Whatever happens, I will be able to tell my grandnieces that I survived the boom 'n' crash of 2007-2008 while managing to start a business and pay off my student loans - and they can see for themselves on Geezeo.

    Archive 2008-05-01

  • Last month about 40 of her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, grandnieces and nephews, and great-grandnieces and nephews came to a party for her.

    Deaths

  • Whether Uncle Bat agreed with his niece or with his grandnieces was not very apparent from the line of his argument; but they all laughed at his eagerness, and nothing more was said that evening about the matter.

    The Three Clerks

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