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Noun: nanny  na-nee
  1. A woman who is the custodian of children
    - nursemaid, nurse
  2. Female goat
    - nanny-goat, she-goat
  3. [Brit] The mother of your father or mother
    - grandma, grandmother, granny, grannie, gran, nan [Brit], nanna [Brit], grandmamma [archaic], nana

Derived forms: nannies

Type of: adult female, caprine animal, goat, grandparent, keeper, woman

Encyclopedia: Nanny, The