Definition of 'paternal grandfather'
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His father was an accountant and his paternal grandfather was a banker. Times, Sunday Times (2011)His paternal grandfather was a barrel-maker and boatman, his mother’s father an innkeeper. Christianity Today (2000)As a travelling merchant, his paternal grandfather had immigrated from Russo-Poland and never learnt to read or write English. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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