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General dictionaries General (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. grandfather clauses: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. grandfather clauses: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  3. grandfather clauses: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  4. grandfather clauses: Wiktionary [home, info]
  5. Grandfather clauses: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  6. grandfather clauses: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. grandfather clauses: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  2. grandfather clauses: Financial dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. grandfather clauses: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. grandfather clauses: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. grandfather clauses: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (grandfather clause)

noun:  an exemption based on circumstances existing prior to the adoption of some policy; used to enfranchise illiterate whites in US south after the Civil War

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