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affair

  • noun a vaguely specified concern
    matter; thing.
    • several matters to attend to
    • it is none of your affair
    • things are going well
  • noun a usually secretive or illicit sexual relationship
    liaison; involvement; affaire; amour; intimacy.

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mishpachah

  • noun (Yiddish) the entire family network of relatives by blood or marriage (and sometimes close friends)
    mishpocha.
    • she invited the whole mishpocha

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blood_relative

  • noun one related by blood or origin; especially on sharing an ancestor with another
    cognate; blood relation; sib.

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germane

  • adjective satellite relevant and appropriate
    • he asks questions that are germane and central to the issue

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social_anthropology

  • noun the branch of anthropology that deals with human culture and society
    cultural anthropology.

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eldest

  • noun the offspring who came first in the order of birth
    firstborn.
  • adjective satellite first in order of birth
    firstborn.
    • the firstborn child

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totem

  • noun a clan or tribe identified by their kinship to a common totemic object
  • noun emblem consisting of an object such as an animal or plant; serves as the symbol of a family or clan (especially among American Indians)

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maternity

  • noun the state of being pregnant; the period from conception to birth when a woman carries a developing fetus in her uterus
    pregnancy; gestation.
  • noun the kinship relation between an offspring and the mother
    motherhood.

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human

  • noun any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage
    human being; homo; man.
  • adjective characteristic of humanity
    • human nature

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quad

  • noun one of four children born at the same time from the same pregnancy
    quadruplet.
  • noun a muscle of the thigh that extends the leg
    quadriceps femoris; musculus quadriceps femoris; quadriceps.

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endowment

  • noun natural abilities or qualities
    talent; natural endowment; gift.
  • noun the capital that provides income for an institution
    endowment fund.

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blow

  • noun a powerful stroke with the fist or a weapon
    • a blow on the head
  • noun an impact (as from a collision)
    bump.
    • the bump threw him off the bicycle

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blood_relation

  • noun one related by blood or origin; especially on sharing an ancestor with another
    blood relative; cognate; sib.

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group

  • noun any number of entities (members) considered as a unit
    grouping.
  • noun (chemistry) two or more atoms bound together as a single unit and forming part of a molecule
    radical; chemical group.

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personal

  • noun a short newspaper article about a particular person or group
  • adjective concerning or affecting a particular person or his or her private life and personality
    • a personal favor
    • for your personal use
    • personal papers
    • I have something personal to tell you
    • a personal God
    • he has his personal bank account and she has hers

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progeny

  • noun the immediate descendants of a person
    issue; offspring.
    • she was the mother of many offspring
    • he died without issue

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affine

  • noun (anthropology) kin by marriage
  • adjective (mathematics) of or pertaining to the geometry of affine transformations

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father

  • noun a male parent (also used as a term of address to your father)
    male parent; begetter.
    • his father was born in Atlanta
  • noun the founder of a family
    forefather; sire.
    • keep the faith of our forefathers

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better

  • noun something superior in quality or condition or effect
    • a change for the better
  • noun someone who bets
    wagerer; punter; bettor.

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to

The preposition to primarily indicates approach and arrival, motion made in the direction of a place or thing and attaining it, access; and also, motion or tendency without arrival; movement toward; -- opposed to from. "To Canterbury they wend." Chaucer.
Stay with us, go not to Wittenberg. Shak.
So to the sylvan lodge They came, that like Pomona's arbor smiled. Milton.
I'll to him again, . . . He'll tell me all his purpose. She stretched her arms to heaven. Dryden.

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mate

  • noun the officer below the master on a commercial ship
    first mate.
  • noun a fellow member of a team
    teammate.
    • it was his first start against his former teammates

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affinity

  • noun (immunology) the attraction between an antigen and an antibody
  • noun (anthropology) kinship by marriage or adoption; not a blood relationship

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patrisib

  • noun one related on the father's side
    agnate; patrilineal sib; patrikin; patrilineal kin.

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folks

  • noun your parents
    • he wrote to his folks every day
  • noun people in general (often used in the plural)
    common people; folk.
    • they're just country folk
    • folks around here drink moonshine
    • the common people determine the group character and preserve its customs from one generation to the next

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derivative

  • noun the result of mathematical differentiation; the instantaneous change of one quantity relative to another; df(x)/dx
    derived function; differential; first derivative; differential coefficient.
  • noun a compound obtained from, or regarded as derived from, another compound

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patrikin

  • noun one related on the father's side
    agnate; patrilineal sib; patrilineal kin; patrisib.

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marx_brothers

  • noun a family of United States comedians consisting of four brothers with an anarchic sense of humor

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married_person

  • noun a person's partner in marriage
    partner; spouse; mate; better half.

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forbear

  • noun a person from whom you are descended
    forebear.
  • verb refrain from doing
    hold back.
    • she forbore a snicker

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lineage

  • noun the descendants of one individual
    pedigree; parentage; descent; bloodline; ancestry; stemma; blood; line; stock; line of descent; origin; blood line.
    • his entire lineage has been warriors
  • noun the kinship relation between an individual and the individual's progenitors
    filiation; line of descent; descent.

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woman

  • noun an adult female person (as opposed to a man)
    adult female.
    • the woman kept house while the man hunted
  • noun a female person who plays a significant role (wife or mistress or girlfriend) in the life of a particular man
    • he was faithful to his woman

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descriptive

  • adjective serving to describe or inform or characterized by description
    • the descriptive variable
    • a descriptive passage
  • adjective describing the structure of a language
    • descriptive grammar

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quint

  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one
    quintet; quintuplet; Little Phoebe; cinque; fivesome; 5; Phoebe; V; five; fin; pentad.
  • noun one of five children born at the same time from the same pregnancy
    quin; quintuplet.

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couple

  • noun a pair who associate with one another
    twosome; duet; duo.
    • the engaged couple
    • an inseparable twosome
  • noun a pair of people who live together
    mates; match.
    • a married couple from Chicago

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quadruplet

  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of three and one
    tetrad; quaternity; foursome; Little Joe; IV; four; quaternion; quatern; quaternary; quartet; 4.
  • noun one of four children born at the same time from the same pregnancy
    quad.

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phylogenetic_relation

  • noun (biology) state of relationship between organisms or groups of organisms resulting in resemblance in structure or structural parts
    affinity.
    • in anatomical structure prehistoric man shows close affinity with modern humans

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cultural

  • adjective of or relating to the arts and manners that a group favors
    • cultural events
    • a person of broad cultural interests
  • adjective satellite denoting or deriving from or distinctive of the ways of living built up by a group of people
    ethnical; ethnic.
    • influenced by ethnic and cultural ties"- J.F.Kennedy
    • ethnic food

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birth

  • noun the time when something begins (especially life)
    • they divorced after the birth of the child
    • his election signaled the birth of a new age
  • noun the event of being born
    nativity; nascency; nascence.
    • they celebrated the birth of their first child

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half

  • noun one of two equal parts of a divisible whole
    one-half.
    • half a loaf
    • half an hour
    • a century and one half
  • noun one of two divisions into which some games or performances are divided: the two divisions are separated by an interval

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steprelationship

  • noun a family relationship by virtue of remarriage

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son

  • noun a male human offspring
    boy.
    • their son became a famous judge
    • his boy is taller than he is
  • noun the divine word of God; the second person in the Trinity (incarnate in Jesus)
    Logos; Word.

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monogynist

  • noun someone who practices monogamy (one spouse at a time)
    monogamist.

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firstborn

  • noun the offspring who came first in the order of birth
    eldest.
  • adjective satellite first in order of birth
    eldest.
    • the firstborn child

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descendant

  • noun a person considered as descended from some ancestor or race
    descendent.
  • adjective satellite going or coming down
    descendent.

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clan

  • noun group of people related by blood or marriage
    tribe; kindred; kin group; kin; kinship group.

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patrilineal_sib

  • noun one related on the father's side
    agnate; patrikin; patrilineal kin; patrisib.

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kinship_group

  • noun group of people related by blood or marriage
    clan; tribe; kindred; kin group; kin.

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genealogy

  • noun successive generations of kin
    family tree.
  • noun the study or investigation of ancestry and family history

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female_sibling

  • noun a person's sister

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bloodline

  • noun the descendants of one individual
    lineage; pedigree; parentage; descent; ancestry; stemma; blood; line; stock; line of descent; origin; blood line.
    • his entire lineage has been warriors
  • noun ancestry of a purebred animal
    pedigree.

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brother

  • noun a male with the same parents as someone else
    blood brother.
    • my brother still lives with our parents
  • noun a male person who is a fellow member (of a fraternity or religion or other group)
    • none of his brothers would betray him

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filiation

  • noun the kinship relation between an individual and the individual's progenitors
    lineage; line of descent; descent.
  • noun inherited properties shared with others of your bloodline
    lineage; ancestry; derivation.

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first_cousin

  • noun the child of your aunt or uncle
    cousin; cousin-german; full cousin.

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correlative

  • noun either of two or more related or complementary variables
    correlate.
  • adjective satellite mutually related
    correlate; correlated.

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marital_relationship

  • noun the relationship between wife and husband
    marital bed.

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family_relationship

  • noun (anthropology) relatedness or connection by blood or marriage or adoption
    relationship; kinship.

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agnatic

  • adjective satellite related on the father's side
    agnate; paternal.
    • a paternal aunt

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rear

  • noun the back of a military formation or procession
    • infantrymen were in the rear
  • noun the side of an object that is opposite its front
    backside; back end.
    • his room was toward the rear of the hotel

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side

  • noun a place within a region identified relative to a center or reference location
    • they always sat on the right side of the church
    • he never left my side
  • noun one of two or more contesting groups
    • the Confederate side was prepared to attack

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husband

  • noun a married man; a woman's partner in marriage
    married man; hubby.
  • verb use cautiously and frugally
    economize; conserve; economise.
    • I try to economize my spare time
    • conserve your energy for the ascent to the summit

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agnate

  • noun one related on the father's side
    patrilineal sib; patrikin; patrilineal kin; patrisib.
  • adjective satellite related on the father's side
    agnatic; paternal.
    • a paternal aunt

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blood-related

  • adjective satellite related by blood
    cognate; consanguine; kin; akin; consanguineal; consanguineous.

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cognate

  • noun one related by blood or origin; especially on sharing an ancestor with another
    blood relative; blood relation; sib.
  • noun a word is cognate with another if both derive from the same word in an ancestral language
    cognate word.

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matrilineal_kin

  • noun one related on the mother's side
    matrilineal sib; matrisib; matrikin; enate.

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twin

  • noun either of two offspring born at the same time from the same pregnancy
  • noun (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Gemini
    Gemini.

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polygamist

  • noun someone who is married to two or more people at the same time

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physical_anthropology

  • noun the branch of anthropology dealing with the genesis and variation of human beings

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direct

  • verb command with authority
    • He directed the children to do their homework
  • verb intend (something) to move towards a certain goal
    aim; point; place; target.
    • He aimed his fists towards his opponent's face
    • criticism directed at her superior
    • direct your anger towards others, not towards yourself

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related

  • adjective being connected either logically or causally or by shared characteristics
    related to.
    • painting and the related arts
    • school-related activities
    • related to micelle formation is the...ability of detergent actives to congregate at oil-water interfaces
  • verb make a logical or causal connection
    tie in; associate; relate; colligate; link; connect; link up.
    • I cannot connect these two pieces of evidence in my mind
    • colligate these facts
    • I cannot relate these events at all

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marital

  • adjective of or relating to the state of marriage
    matrimonial; married.
    • marital status
    • marital fidelity
    • married bliss

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relative

  • noun a person related by blood or marriage
    relation.
    • police are searching for relatives of the deceased
    • he has distant relations back in New Jersey
  • noun an animal or plant that bears a relationship to another (as related by common descent or by membership in the same genus)
    congeneric; congener; congenator.

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second

  • noun 1/60 of a minute; the basic unit of time adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
    sec; s.
  • noun an indefinitely short time
    moment; bit; mo; minute.
    • wait just a moment
    • in a mo
    • it only takes a minute
    • in just a bit

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married_man

  • noun a married man; a woman's partner in marriage
    hubby; husband.

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matrisib

  • noun one related on the mother's side
    matrilineal sib; matrilineal kin; matrikin; enate.

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indirect

  • adjective satellite having intervening factors or persons or influences
    • reflection from the ceiling provided a soft indirect light
    • indirect evidence
    • an indirect cause
  • adjective not direct in spatial dimension; not leading by a straight line or course to a destination
    • sometimes taking an indirect path saves time
    • you must take an indirect course in sailing

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sexual

  • adjective of or relating to or characterized by sexuality
    • sexual orientation
    • sexual distinctions
  • adjective having or involving sex
    • sexual reproduction
    • sexual spores

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folk

  • noun people in general (often used in the plural)
    folks; common people.
    • they're just country folk
    • folks around here drink moonshine
    • the common people determine the group character and preserve its customs from one generation to the next
  • noun a social division of (usually preliterate) people
    tribe.

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personal_relationship

  • noun a relation between persons
    personal relation.

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ascendent

  • noun position or state of being dominant or in control
    ascendant.
    • that idea was in the ascendant
  • noun someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent)
    antecedent; ancestor; ascendant; root.

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human_relationship

  • noun a relation between people; (`relationship' is often used where `relation' would serve, as in `the relationship between inflation and unemployment', but the preferred usage of `relationship' is for human relations or states of relatedness)
    relationship.
    • the relationship between mothers and their children

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patrilineal_kin

  • noun one related on the father's side
    agnate; patrilineal sib; patrikin; patrisib.

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pedigree

  • noun the descendants of one individual
    lineage; parentage; descent; bloodline; ancestry; stemma; blood; line; stock; line of descent; origin; blood line.
    • his entire lineage has been warriors
  • noun line of descent of a purebred animal

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motherhood

  • noun the kinship relation between an offspring and the mother
    maternity.

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archeology

  • noun the branch of anthropology that studies prehistoric people and their cultures
    archaeology.

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better_half

  • noun a person's partner in marriage
    partner; married person; spouse; mate.

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love_affair

  • noun a relationship between two lovers
    romance.

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married_couple

  • noun two people who are married to each other
    marriage; man and wife.
    • his second marriage was happier than the first
    • a married couple without love

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paternal

  • adjective belonging to or inherited from one's father
    • spent his childhood on the paternal farm
    • paternal traits
  • adjective characteristic of a father

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family_unit

  • noun primary social group; parents and children
    family.
    • he wanted to have a good job before starting a family

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by-blow

  • noun the illegitimate offspring of unmarried parents
    bastard; whoreson; illegitimate; illegitimate child; love child.

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phratry

  • noun people descended from a common ancestor
    kinfolk; family; family line; kinsfolk; sept; folk.
    • his family has lived in Massachusetts since the Mayflower

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issue

  • noun an important question that is in dispute and must be settled
    • the issue could be settled by requiring public education for everyone
    • politicians never discuss the real issues
  • noun one of a series published periodically
    number.
    • she found an old issue of the magazine in her dentist's waiting room

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collateral

  • noun a security pledged for the repayment of a loan
  • adjective descended from a common ancestor but through different lines
    indirect.
    • cousins are collateral relatives
    • an indirect descendant of the Stuarts

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full

  • noun the time when the Moon is fully illuminated
    full moon; full-of-the-moon; full phase of the moon.
    • the moon is at the full
  • verb beat for the purpose of cleaning and thickening
    • full the cloth

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ascendant

  • noun position or state of being dominant or in control
    ascendent.
    • that idea was in the ascendant
  • noun someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent)
    ascendent; antecedent; ancestor; root.

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parent

  • noun a father or mother; one who begets or one who gives birth to or nurtures and raises a child; a relative who plays the role of guardian
  • noun an organism (plant or animal) from which younger ones are obtained

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kindred

  • noun group of people related by blood or marriage
    clan; tribe; kin group; kin; kinship group.
  • adjective satellite similar in quality or character
    akin.
    • a feeling akin to terror
    • kindred souls
    • the amateur is closely related to the collector

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anthropology

  • noun the social science that studies the origins and social relationships of human beings

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love_child

  • noun the illegitimate offspring of unmarried parents
    bastard; whoreson; illegitimate; by-blow; illegitimate child.

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patrilineal

  • adjective satellite based on or tracing descent through the male line
    patrilinear.
    • a patrilineal society

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ancestry

  • noun the descendants of one individual
    lineage; pedigree; parentage; descent; bloodline; stemma; blood; line; stock; line of descent; origin; blood line.
    • his entire lineage has been warriors
  • noun inherited properties shared with others of your bloodline
    lineage; filiation; derivation.

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bigamist

  • noun someone who marries one person while already legally married to another

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descriptive_anthropology

  • noun the branch of anthropology that provides scientific description of individual human societies
    ethnography.

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kinsfolk

  • noun people descended from a common ancestor
    kinfolk; family; family line; phratry; sept; folk.
    • his family has lived in Massachusetts since the Mayflower

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cousin

  • noun the child of your aunt or uncle
    first cousin; cousin-german; full cousin.

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descendent

  • noun a person considered as descended from some ancestor or race
    descendant.
  • adjective satellite going or coming down
    descendant.

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come

  • noun the thick white fluid containing spermatozoa that is ejaculated by the male genital tract
    semen; ejaculate; seminal fluid; seed; cum.
  • verb move toward, travel toward something or somebody or approach something or somebody
    come up.
    • He came singing down the road
    • Come with me to the Casbah
    • come down here!
    • come out of the closet!
    • come into the room

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by

  • adverb so as to pass a given point
    past.
    • every hour a train goes past
  • adverb in reserve; not for immediate use
    away; aside.
    • started setting aside money to buy a car
    • put something by for her old age
    • has a nest egg tucked away for a rainy day

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tribes_of_israel

  • noun twelve kin groups of ancient Israel each traditionally descended from one of the twelve sons of Jacob
    Twelve Tribes of Israel.

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kissing

  • noun affectionate play (or foreplay without contact with the genital organs)
    cuddling; petting; caressing; smooching; hugging; snuggling; necking; fondling.
  • verb touch with the lips or press the lips (against someone's mouth or other body part) as an expression of love, greeting, etc.
    buss; osculate; snog; kiss.
    • The newly married couple kissed
    • She kissed her grandfather on the forehead when she entered the room

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affinal

  • adjective satellite (anthropology) related by marriage
    affine.

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ethnology

  • noun the branch of anthropology that deals with the division of humankind into races and with their origins and distribution and distinctive characteristics

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daughter

  • noun a female human offspring
    girl.
    • her daughter cared for her in her old age

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derivation

  • noun the source or origin from which something derives (i.e. comes or issues)
    • he prefers shoes of Italian derivation
    • music of Turkish derivation
  • noun (historical linguistics) an explanation of the historical origins of a word or phrase
    deriving; etymologizing.

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quintuplet

  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one
    quintet; quint; Little Phoebe; cinque; fivesome; 5; Phoebe; V; five; fin; pentad.
  • noun one of five children born at the same time from the same pregnancy
    quin; quint.

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tribe

  • noun a social division of (usually preliterate) people
    folk.
  • noun a federation (as of American Indians)
    federation of tribes.

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male_sibling

  • noun a sibling who is male

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allied

  • adjective satellite related by common characteristics or ancestry
    • allied species
    • allied studies
  • verb become an ally or associate, as by a treaty or marriage
    ally.
    • He allied himself with the Communists

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stemma

  • noun a tree diagram showing a reconstruction of the transmission of manuscripts of a literary work
  • noun the descendants of one individual
    lineage; pedigree; parentage; descent; bloodline; ancestry; blood; line; stock; line of descent; origin; blood line.
    • his entire lineage has been warriors

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social

  • noun a party of people assembled to promote sociability and communal activity
    mixer; sociable.
  • adjective relating to human society and its members
    societal.
    • social institutions
    • societal evolution
    • societal forces
    • social legislation

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successor

  • noun a person who follows next in order
    replacement.
    • he was President Lincoln's successor
  • noun a thing or person that immediately replaces something or someone

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bronte_sisters

  • noun a 19th century family of three sisters who all wrote novels

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sept

  • noun people descended from a common ancestor
    kinfolk; family; family line; phratry; kinsfolk; folk.
    • his family has lived in Massachusetts since the Mayflower
  • noun the month following August and preceding October
    September; Sep.

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relation

  • noun an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together
  • noun the act of sexual procreation between a man and a woman; the man's penis is inserted into the woman's vagina and excited until orgasm and ejaculation occur
    congress; intercourse; sexual intercourse; sex act; sexual relation; carnal knowledge; sexual congress; copulation; coitus; coition.

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first

  • noun the first or highest in an ordering or series
    number one.
    • He wanted to be the first
  • noun the first element in a countable series
    number 1; number one.
    • the first of the month

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origin

  • noun the place where something begins, where it springs into being
    root; beginning; rootage; source.
    • the Italian beginning of the Renaissance
    • Jupiter was the origin of the radiation
    • Pittsburgh is the source of the Ohio River
    • communism's Russian root
  • noun properties attributable to your ancestry
    extraction; descent.
    • he comes from good origins

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tribe

  • noun a social division of (usually preliterate) people
    folk.
  • noun a federation (as of American Indians)
    federation of tribes.

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matrilineal

  • adjective satellite based on or tracing descent through the female line
    matrilinear.
    • matrilineal inheritance

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next_of_kin

  • noun the person who is (or persons who are) most closely related to a given person

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love

  • noun a strong positive emotion of regard and affection
    • his love for his work
    • children need a lot of love
  • noun any object of warm affection or devotion;
    passion.
    • the theater was her first love
    • he has a passion for cock fighting

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ethnography

  • noun the branch of anthropology that provides scientific description of individual human societies
    descriptive anthropology.

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family

  • noun a social unit living together
    house; household; menage; home.
    • he moved his family to Virginia
    • It was a good Christian household
    • I waited until the whole house was asleep
    • the teacher asked how many people made up his home
  • noun primary social group; parents and children
    family unit.
    • he wanted to have a good job before starting a family

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mishpocha

  • noun (Yiddish) the entire family network of relatives by blood or marriage (and sometimes close friends)
    mishpachah.
    • she invited the whole mishpocha

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auntie

  • noun the sister of your father or mother; the wife of your uncle
    aunty; aunt.

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brotherhood

  • noun the kinship relation between a male offspring and the siblings
  • noun people engaged in a particular occupation
    sodality; fraternity.
    • the medical fraternity

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married

  • noun a person who is married
    • we invited several young marrieds
  • verb take in marriage
    get hitched with; wed; marry; conjoin; get married; espouse; hook up with.

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married_woman

  • noun a married woman; a man's partner in marriage
    wife.

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kinsperson

  • noun a person having kinship with another or others
    kin; family.
    • he's kin
    • he's family

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sistership

  • noun the kinship relation between a female offspring and the siblings
    sisterhood.
  • noun an association or society of women who are linked together by a common religion or trade or interest
    sisterhood.

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heredity

  • noun the biological process whereby genetic factors are transmitted from one generation to the next
  • noun the total of inherited attributes
    genetic endowment.

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kinfolk

  • noun people descended from a common ancestor
    family; family line; phratry; kinsfolk; sept; folk.
    • his family has lived in Massachusetts since the Mayflower

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female

  • noun an animal that produces gametes (ova) that can be fertilized by male gametes (spermatozoa)
  • noun a person who belongs to the sex that can have babies
    female person.

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kinship

  • noun a close connection marked by community of interests or similarity in nature or character
    affinity.
    • found a natural affinity with the immigrants
    • felt a deep kinship with the other students
    • anthropology's kinship with the humanities
  • noun (anthropology) relatedness or connection by blood or marriage or adoption
    family relationship; relationship.

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consanguineal

  • adjective satellite related by blood
    cognate; blood-related; consanguine; kin; akin; consanguineous.

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relatedness

  • noun a particular manner of connectedness
    • the relatedness of all living things

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marital_bed

  • noun the relationship between wife and husband
    marital relationship.

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kissing_cousin

  • noun a more or less distant relative; familiar enough to be greeted with a kiss
    kissing kin.

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parentage

  • noun the state of being a parent
    parenthood.
    • to everyone's surprise, parenthood reformed the man
  • noun the kinship relation of an offspring to the parents
    birth.

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lineal

  • adjective in a straight unbroken line of descent from parent to child
    direct.
    • lineal ancestors
    • lineal heirs
    • a direct descendant of the king
    • direct heredity
  • adjective satellite arranged in a line

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raise

  • noun the amount a salary is increased
    wage hike; hike; rise; salary increase; wage increase.
    • he got a 3% raise
    • he got a wage hike
  • noun an upward slope or grade (as in a road)
    acclivity; upgrade; rise; climb; ascent.
    • the car couldn't make it up the rise

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federation_of_tribes

  • noun a federation (as of American Indians)
    tribe.

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kin

  • noun a person having kinship with another or others
    kinsperson; family.
    • he's kin
    • he's family
  • noun group of people related by blood or marriage
    clan; tribe; kindred; kin group; kinship group.

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triplet

  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one
    deuce-ace; trio; tercet; tierce; troika; three; trey; 3; ternion; trine; ternary; triad; threesome; leash; III; trinity; terzetto.
  • noun one of three offspring born at the same time from the same pregnancy

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spouse

  • noun a person's partner in marriage
    partner; married person; mate; better half.

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next

  • adjective satellite immediately following in time or order
    following.
    • the following day
    • next in line
    • the next president
    • the next item on the list
  • adjective satellite nearest in space or position; immediately adjoining without intervening space
    side by side; adjacent.
    • had adjacent rooms
    • in the next room
    • the person sitting next to me
    • our rooms were side by side

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genetic

  • adjective satellite occurring among members of a family usually by heredity
    transmissible; familial; hereditary; transmitted; inherited.
    • an inherited disease
    • familial traits
    • genetically transmitted features
  • adjective of or relating to or produced by or being a gene
    genetical; genic.
    • genic combinations
    • genetic code

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sexual_relationship

  • noun a relationship involving sexual intimacy

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enatic

  • adjective satellite related on the mother's side
    maternal; enate.
    • my maternal grandmother

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man

  • noun an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman)
    adult male.
    • there were two women and six men on the bus
  • noun someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force
    military man; serviceman; military personnel.
    • two men stood sentry duty

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in-law

  • noun a relative by marriage
    relative-in-law.

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matrilineal_sib

  • noun one related on the mother's side
    matrisib; matrilineal kin; matrikin; enate.

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phylogenetic

  • adjective of or relating to the evolutionary development of organisms
    phyletic.
    • phylogenetic development

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relationship

  • noun a relation between people; (`relationship' is often used where `relation' would serve, as in `the relationship between inflation and unemployment', but the preferred usage of `relationship' is for human relations or states of relatedness)
    human relationship.
    • the relationship between mothers and their children
  • noun a state of connectedness between people (especially an emotional connection)
    • he didn't want his wife to know of the relationship

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antecedent

  • noun someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent)
    ascendent; ancestor; ascendant; root.
  • noun a preceding occurrence or cause or event

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illegitimate

  • noun the illegitimate offspring of unmarried parents
    bastard; whoreson; by-blow; illegitimate child; love child.
  • adjective satellite contrary to or forbidden by law
    illicit; outlaw; unlawful; outlawed.
    • an illegitimate seizure of power
    • illicit trade
    • an outlaw strike
    • unlawful measures

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sister

  • noun a female person who has the same parents as another person
    sis.
    • my sister married a musician
  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) a title given to a nun (and used as a form of address)
    • the Sisters taught her to love God

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heir

  • noun a person who is entitled by law or by the terms of a will to inherit the estate of another
    heritor; inheritor.
  • noun a person who inherits some title or office
    successor.

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personal_relation

  • noun a relation between persons
    personal relationship.

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consanguine

  • adjective satellite related by blood
    cognate; blood-related; kin; akin; consanguineal; consanguineous.

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uncle

  • noun the brother of your father or mother; the husband of your aunt
  • noun a source of help and advice and encouragement
    • he played uncle to lonely students

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child

  • noun a young person of either sex
    tiddler; nipper; tyke; small fry; nestling; youngster; fry; shaver; tike; minor; kid.
    • she writes books for children
    • they're just kids
    • `tiddler' is a British term for youngster
  • noun a human offspring (son or daughter) of any age
    kid.
    • they had three children
    • they were able to send their kids to college

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baby

  • noun a very young child (birth to 1 year) who has not yet begun to walk or talk
    infant; babe.
    • the baby began to cry again
    • she held the baby in her arms
    • it sounds simple, but when you have your own baby it is all so different
  • noun the youngest member of a group (not necessarily young)
    • the baby of the family
    • the baby of the Supreme Court

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blood_line

  • noun the descendants of one individual
    lineage; pedigree; parentage; descent; bloodline; ancestry; stemma; blood; line; stock; line of descent; origin.
    • his entire lineage has been warriors

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line

  • noun a formation of people or things one beside another
    • the line of soldiers advanced with their bayonets fixed
    • they were arrayed in line of battle
    • the cast stood in line for the curtain call
  • noun a mark that is long relative to its width
    • He drew a line on the chart

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illegitimate_child

  • noun the illegitimate offspring of unmarried parents
    bastard; whoreson; illegitimate; by-blow; love child.

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blood_kinship

  • noun (anthropology) related by blood
    cognation; consanguinity.

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line_of_descent

  • noun the kinship relation between an individual and the individual's progenitors
    lineage; filiation; descent.
  • noun the descendants of one individual
    lineage; pedigree; parentage; descent; bloodline; ancestry; stemma; blood; line; stock; origin; blood line.
    • his entire lineage has been warriors

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quin

  • noun one of five children born at the same time from the same pregnancy
    quint; quintuplet.

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forefather

  • noun the founder of a family
    father; sire.
    • keep the faith of our forefathers
  • noun person from an earlier time who contributed to the tradition shared by some group
    • our forefathers brought forth a great nation

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consort

  • noun the husband or wife of a reigning monarch
  • noun a family of similar musical instrument playing together
    choir.

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twelve_tribes_of_israel

  • noun twelve kin groups of ancient Israel each traditionally descended from one of the twelve sons of Jacob
    Tribes of Israel.

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sisterhood

  • noun the kinship relation between a female offspring and the siblings
    sistership.
  • noun an association or society of women who are linked together by a common religion or trade or interest
    sistership.

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tree

  • noun a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
  • noun a figure that branches from a single root
    tree diagram.
    • genealogical tree

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genetic_endowment

  • noun the total of inherited attributes
    heredity.

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bed

  • noun a piece of furniture that provides a place to sleep
    • he sat on the edge of the bed
    • the room had only a bed and chair
  • noun a plot of ground in which plants are growing
    • the gardener planted a bed of roses

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monogamist

  • noun someone who practices monogamy (one spouse at a time)
    monogynist.

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marriage

  • noun the state of being a married couple voluntarily joined for life (or until divorce)
    union; spousal relationship; matrimony; wedlock.
    • a long and happy marriage
    • God bless this union
  • noun two people who are married to each other
    married couple; man and wife.
    • his second marriage was happier than the first
    • a married couple without love

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family_line

  • noun people descended from a common ancestor
    kinfolk; family; phratry; kinsfolk; sept; folk.
    • his family has lived in Massachusetts since the Mayflower

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have

  • noun a person who possesses great material wealth
    rich person; wealthy person.
  • verb have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense
    hold; have got.
    • She has $1,000 in the bank
    • He has got two beautiful daughters
    • She holds a Master's degree from Harvard

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akin

  • adjective satellite similar in quality or character
    kindred.
    • a feeling akin to terror
    • kindred souls
    • the amateur is closely related to the collector
  • adjective satellite related by blood
    cognate; blood-related; consanguine; kin; consanguineal; consanguineous.

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nurture

  • noun the properties acquired as a consequence of the way you were treated as a child
    rearing; raising.
  • noun helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community
    fostering; upbringing; bringing up; rearing; fosterage; breeding; raising.
    • they debated whether nature or nurture was more important

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male

  • noun an animal that produces gametes (spermatozoa) that can fertilize female gametes (ova)
  • noun a person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies
    male person.

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root

  • noun (botany) the usually underground organ that lacks buds or leaves or nodes; absorbs water and mineral salts; usually it anchors the plant to the ground
  • noun the place where something begins, where it springs into being
    origin; beginning; rootage; source.
    • the Italian beginning of the Renaissance
    • Jupiter was the origin of the radiation
    • Pittsburgh is the source of the Ohio River
    • communism's Russian root

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whoreson

  • noun the illegitimate offspring of unmarried parents
    bastard; illegitimate; by-blow; illegitimate child; love child.
  • noun insulting terms of address for people who are stupid or irritating or ridiculous
    mother fucker; bastard; SOB; prick; motherfucker; dickhead; son of a bitch; asshole; cocksucker; shit.

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and

A particle which expresses the relation of connection or addition. It is used to conjoin a word with a word, a clause with a clause, or a sentence with a sentence. (a) It is sometimes used emphatically; as, "there are women and women," that is, two very different sorts of women. (b) By a rhetorical figure, notions, one of which is modificatory of the other, are connected by and; as, "the tediousness and process of my travel," that is, the tedious process, etc.; "thy fair and outward character," that is, thy outwardly fair character, Schmidt's Shak. Lex.

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bearing

  • noun relevant relation or interconnection
    • those issues have no bearing on our situation
  • noun the direction or path along which something moves or along which it lies
    aim; heading.

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family_tree

  • noun successive generations of kin
    genealogy.

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partnership

  • noun the members of a business venture created by contract
  • noun a cooperative relationship between people or groups who agree to share responsibility for achieving some specific goal
    • effective language learning is a partnership between school, teacher and student
    • the action teams worked in partnership with the government

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man_and_wife

  • noun two people who are married to each other
    marriage; married couple.
    • his second marriage was happier than the first
    • a married couple without love

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unit

  • noun any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange
    unit of measurement.
    • the dollar is the United States unit of currency
    • a unit of wheat is a bushel
    • change per unit volume
  • noun an individual or group or structure or other entity regarded as a structural or functional constituent of a whole
    • the reduced the number of units and installations
    • the word is a basic linguistic unit

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fatherhood

  • noun the kinship relation between an offspring and the father
    paternity.
  • noun God when considered as the first person in the Trinity
    Father-God; Father.
    • hear our prayers, Heavenly Father

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in

  • noun a unit of length equal to one twelfth of a foot
    inch.
  • noun a rare soft silvery metallic element; occurs in small quantities in sphalerite
    indium; atomic number 49.

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partner

  • noun a person's partner in marriage
    married person; spouse; mate; better half.
  • noun an associate in an activity or endeavor or sphere of common interest
    collaborator; cooperator; pardner.
    • the musician and the librettist were collaborators
    • sexual partners

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primogenitor

  • noun an ancestor in the direct line
    progenitor.

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offspring

  • noun the immediate descendants of a person
    progeny; issue.
    • she was the mother of many offspring
    • he died without issue
  • noun something that comes into existence as a result
    materialisation; materialization.
    • industrialism prepared the way for acceptance of the French Revolution's various socialistic offspring
    • this skyscraper is the solid materialization of his efforts

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second_cousin

  • noun a child of a first cousin

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federation

  • noun an organization formed by merging several groups or parties
  • noun a union of political organizations
    confederacy; confederation.

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sire

  • noun a title of address formerly used for a man of rank and authority
  • noun the founder of a family
    father; forefather.
    • keep the faith of our forefathers

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bastard

  • noun insulting terms of address for people who are stupid or irritating or ridiculous
    mother fucker; SOB; prick; motherfucker; whoreson; dickhead; son of a bitch; asshole; cocksucker; shit.
  • noun the illegitimate offspring of unmarried parents
    whoreson; illegitimate; by-blow; illegitimate child; love child.

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descent

  • noun a movement downward
  • noun properties attributable to your ancestry
    origin; extraction.
    • he comes from good origins

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aunty

  • noun the sister of your father or mother; the wife of your uncle
    auntie; aunt.

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lost_tribes

  • noun the ten Tribes of Israel that were deported into captivity in Assyria around 720 BC (leaving only the tribes of Judah and Benjamin)

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romance

  • noun a relationship between two lovers
    love affair.
  • noun an exciting and mysterious quality (as of a heroic time or adventure)
    romanticism.

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sib

  • noun a person's brother or sister
    sibling.
  • noun one related by blood or origin; especially on sharing an ancestor with another
    blood relative; cognate; blood relation.

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full_cousin

  • noun the child of your aunt or uncle
    cousin; first cousin; cousin-german.

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paternity

  • noun the state of being a father
    • tests were conducted to determine paternity
  • noun the kinship relation between an offspring and the father
    fatherhood.

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ancestor

  • noun someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent)
    ascendent; antecedent; ascendant; root.

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stock

  • noun the capital raised by a corporation through the issue of shares entitling holders to an ownership interest (equity)
    • he owns a controlling share of the company's stock
  • noun the merchandise that a shop has on hand
    inventory.
    • they carried a vast inventory of hardware
    • they stopped selling in exact sizes in order to reduce inventory

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maternal

  • adjective characteristic of a mother
    • warm maternal affection for her guest"- Dorothy Sayers
  • adjective relating to or derived from one's mother
    • maternal genes

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scion

  • noun a descendent or heir
    • a scion of royal stock

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mother

  • noun a woman who has given birth to a child (also used as a term of address to your mother)
    female parent.
    • the mother of three children
  • noun a stringy slimy substance consisting of yeast cells and bacteria; forms during fermentation and is added to cider or wine to produce vinegar

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matrikin

  • noun one related on the mother's side
    matrilineal sib; matrisib; matrilineal kin; enate.

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cousin-german

  • noun the child of your aunt or uncle
    cousin; first cousin; full cousin.

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blood

  • noun the fluid (red in vertebrates) that is pumped through the body by the heart and contains plasma, blood cells, and platelets
    • blood carries oxygen and nutrients to the tissues and carries away waste products
    • the ancients believed that blood was the seat of the emotions
  • noun temperament or disposition
    • a person of hot blood

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enate

  • noun one related on the mother's side
    matrilineal sib; matrisib; matrilineal kin; matrikin.
  • adjective satellite related on the mother's side
    enatic; maternal.
    • my maternal grandmother

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pair

  • noun a set of two similar things considered as a unit
    brace.
  • noun two items of the same kind
    twosome; span; distich; couple; duo; twain; yoke; couplet; duet; brace; dyad; duad.

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law

  • noun the collection of rules imposed by authority
    jurisprudence.
    • civilization presupposes respect for the law
    • the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order
  • noun legal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity
    • there is a law against kidnapping

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half_blood

  • noun one of siblings who have only one parent in common

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kid

  • noun a young person of either sex
    tiddler; nipper; tyke; small fry; nestling; youngster; child; fry; shaver; tike; minor.
    • she writes books for children
    • they're just kids
    • `tiddler' is a British term for youngster
  • noun soft smooth leather from the hide of a young goat
    kidskin.
    • kid gloves

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cognation

  • noun line of descent traced through the maternal side of the family
    matrilineage; enation.
  • noun (anthropology) related by blood
    blood kinship; consanguinity.

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physical

  • adjective involving the body as distinguished from the mind or spirit
    • physical exercise
    • physical suffering
    • was sloppy about everything but her physical appearance
  • adjective relating to the sciences dealing with matter and energy; especially physics
    • physical sciences
    • physical laws

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correlate

  • noun either of two or more related or complementary variables
    correlative.
  • verb to bear a reciprocal or mutual relation
    • Do these facts correlate?

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wife

  • noun a married woman; a man's partner in marriage
    married woman.

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consanguinity

  • noun (anthropology) related by blood
    blood kinship; cognation.

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archaeology

  • noun the branch of anthropology that studies prehistoric people and their cultures
    archeology.

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person

  • noun a human being
    someone; somebody; soul; individual; mortal.
    • there was too much for one person to do
  • noun a human body (usually including the clothing)
    • a weapon was hidden on his person

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aunt

  • noun the sister of your father or mother; the wife of your uncle
    auntie; aunty.

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anaclisis

  • noun (psychoanalysis) relationship marked by strong dependence on others; especially a libidinal attachment to e.g. a parental figure

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kissing_kin

  • noun a more or less distant relative; familiar enough to be greeted with a kiss
    kissing cousin.

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kin_group

  • noun group of people related by blood or marriage
    clan; tribe; kindred; kin; kinship group.

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hubby

  • noun a married man; a woman's partner in marriage
    married man; husband.

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consanguineous

  • adjective satellite related by blood
    cognate; blood-related; consanguine; kin; akin; consanguineal.

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cultural_anthropology

  • noun the branch of anthropology that deals with human culture and society
    social anthropology.

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