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Definition of Grandparent

(noun) A parent of an individual’s parent.

Grandparent Pronunciation

  • IPA Pronunciation
    • American English
      • /ˈɡræn(d)ˌpɛrənt/
    • British English
      • /ˈɡran(d)ˌpɛːrənt/
      • /ˈɡran(d)ˌpɛːrn̩t/
  • Syllabification: (grand·par·ent)

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Reference

Strong, Bryan, Christine DeVault, and Theodore F. Cohen. 2011. The Marriage and Family Experience: Intimate Relationships in a Changing Society. 11th ed. Boston: Cengage Learning.

Cite the Definition of Grandparent

ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “grandparent.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved September 22, 2019 (https://sociologydictionary.org/grandparent/).

APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)

grandparent. (2014). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/grandparent/

Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “grandparent.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed September 22, 2019. https://sociologydictionary.org/grandparent/.

MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)

“grandparent.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2014. Web. 22 Sep. 2019. <https://sociologydictionary.org/grandparent/>.