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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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3%), and in paternal uncles, paternal aunts, or their children of l4 patients (22.
Colleen is survived by her paternal aunt and godmother, Joan Roy, of Westford, MA.
Hamilton has his cousins, children of his late paternal aunt, attending the race and has fond memories of last year when he won the race on his mother's birthday with her watching trackside.
Mathieu, who arrived in the Sultanate recently with his wife and paternal aunt from France, said he liked the environment.
The session court had passed the order on a plea filed by Bilqees Bano, a paternal aunt of Sakhiullah, claiming that her nephew was killed in a fake encounter and alleged that the people responsible were none other than MNA Nabeel Gabol and SSP Chaudhry Aslam.
The young woman's paternal aunt finally told Shreim of the situation.
Laila Al-Misawi, the victim's paternal aunt, said Zikra came home from the school that day crying and with her clothes torn and face soaked in blood.
The bride's paternal aunt, Thome Blackwell Sullivan, designed and created all flower arrangements for the celebration.
Her paternal aunt and uncle, who lived in the USA, were put forward as carers and were assessed by US authorities as appropriate adopters.
Inquiry Officer (IO) Haji Irshad said Vijay Sham Das, 16, asked his mother for some pocket money, but his mother refused and told him to ask his paternal aunt.
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Last year, it was reported that his paternal aunt Zeituni Onyango was an illegal immigrant to the US living in a rundown public housing estate in South Boston.