Grandfather

What is Grandfather?

Grandfather definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun
the father of one’s father or mother.
a forefather.
the founder or originator of a family, species, type, etc.; the first of one’s or its kind, or the one being longest in existence: the grandfather of all steam locomotives.

verb (used with object)
to exempt (something or someone) from new legislation, restrictions, or requirements: The law grandfathered all banks already operating at the time of passage. He was grandfathered into the pension plan.

 

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