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 Grandison Cromwell Lafayette.Granë (1 syl.). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Grandmother.
 
My grandmother’s review, the British Review. Lord Byron said, in a sort of jest, “I bribed my grandmother’s review.” The editor of the British called him to account, and this gave the poet a fine opportunity of pointing the battery of his satire against the periodical. (Don Juan.)   1
 


 Grandison Cromwell Lafayette.Granë (1 syl.). 

 
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