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COUSIN, domest. rel. Cousins are kindred who are the issue of two brothers or two sisters, or of a brother and a sister. Those who descend from the brother or sister of the father of the person spoken of are called paternal cousins; maternal cousins are those who are descended from the brothers or sisters of the mother. Vide 2 Bro. C. C. 125; 1 Sim. & Stu. 301; 3 Russ. C. C. 140; 9 Sim. R. 386, 457.

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Once removed, they may be destroyed by crushing - along with anything left inside.
Once removed, the company claims, Fluoropeelz produces a smooth, void-free exterior finish.
He is the brother of actresses Kate and Amy Robbins, brother-inlaw of actor Robert Daws, and is a first cousin once removed of Paul McCartney.
Once removed from the tree, the bird was taken to Gower Bird Hospital where they hope it has a good chance of recovery.
The experts also found that while Duchess of Cornwall Camilla and pop queen Madonna are descendants of influential Canadians from the 1600s, director Guy Ritchie is a sixth cousin, once removed, of Princess Kate.
planning to neutralize the chemical weapons once removed from Syria.
Once we go to a "'theoretical access' once removed standard," the question is no longer who has once-removed "theoretical access," rather who does not.
This is especially important when the contents of infusion bottles are only usable for a certain period of time once removed from cold storage.
Westerback of Holden; and several first cousins once removed.
Katrina, 21 - Kate Middleton's second cousin once removed - stripped off at London's exclusive Whisky Mist nightclub, popular with the young royals.
Once removed from the salt bath, Alan's corpse was wrapped in linen sheets and left for a further three months to complete the mummification process.