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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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The 66-year-old photographer and first cousin once-removed of the Queen was staying with friends outside London when he became unwell.
MARINA Mowatt is Prince Charles''s second cousin and first cousin once-removed to the Queen (For The Record, Page 30, May 21).
Left behind in his apartment while David and Seinfeld racked up millions of dollars, Kramer decided last year to cash in on his once-removed fame with a weekend bus tour of ``Seinfeld'' sites in Manhattan, which still does brisk business.