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Granddaddy vs. Grandfather

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Granddaddynoun

(informal) A grandfather.

Grandfathernoun

A father of someone’s parent.

Granddaddynoun

(informal) Something that is the greatest or most significant of its kind.

Grandfathernoun

(by extension) A male forefather.

Granddaddynoun

the father of your father or mother

Grandfatherverb

To retain existing laws or rules only for people or organizations previously affected by them, and to apply new laws or rules to the unaffected people or organizations.

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Grandfatherverb

To retain existing laws or rules for (a person or organization previously affected by them).

Grandfathernoun

A father's or mother's father; an ancestor immediately after the father or mother in lineal ascent.

Grandfathernoun

the father of your father or mother

Grandfathernoun

the father of one's father or mother.

Grandfathernoun

the person who founded or originated something

‘Freud is often called the grandfather of psychoanalysis’;

Grandfatherverb

exempt (someone or something) from a new law or regulation

‘smokers who worked here before the ban have been grandfathered’;

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