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grandparent

noun
 
/ˈɡrændˌpeə·rənt/
A2 the parent of someone’s mother or father
祖父, 祖母, 祖父母
Her grandparents lived far away from her family.
Translations of “grandparent”
in Korean 조부모…
in Arabic جَدّ, جَدّة…
in Portuguese avô, avó…
in Catalan avi, àvia…
in Italian nonno, nonna…
in Chinese (Traditional) (外)祖父, (外)祖母…
in Russian дедушка, бабушка…
in Turkish dede veya nine, büyük baba veya büyük anne…
in Chinese (Simplified) (外)祖父, (外)祖母…
in Polish dziadek, babcia, ≈ dziadkowie…
(Definition of grandparent from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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