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noun [C] uk   /ɑːnt/ us    /ænt/ (informal auntie, aunty)
A2 the sister of someone's father or mother, or the wife of someone's uncle or aunt: I have an aunt in Australia. This is my Aunt Camille. [as form of address] Do you want some tea, Aunt Alice?
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