maternal aunt

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maternal aunt (plural maternal aunts)

  1. An aunt on one's mother's side of the family, including both
    1. A sister of one's mother.
    2. A sister-in-law of one's mother; the wife or ex-wife of a maternal uncle.
  2. (imprecise) A similar great aunt, etc.

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