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filiation

noun affiliation, assignment of paternity, blood relationship, cognation, determination of a child's paaernity, family connection, fatherhood, fathership, kinship, parentage, paternity, relationship, ties of blood
Associated concepts: filiation proceeding
Foreign phrases: Semper praesumitur pro legitimatione puerorum.The presumption always is in favor of the legittmacy of children. Filiatio non potest probari. Filiation cannot be proved. Pater est quem nuptiae demonstrant. He is the father whom the marriage points out.
See also: ancestry, blood, bloodline, degree, descent, family, kinship, lineage, origin, parentage, propinquity, relationship
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19) In this hypothesis, the four real divine relations--paternity, filiation, active spiration (identical with paternity and filiation together), and passive spiration--are said to be imitated and participated in through four created external terms: the secondary act of existence of the incarnation posited by Aquinas is understood as a created participation in paternity, sanctifying grace as a created participation in active spiration, charity as a created participation in passive spiration, and the light of glory as a created participation in filiation.
Ceci dit, les filiations culturelles du [beaucoup moins que]cinema marocain de l'androgynie[beaucoup plus grand que] sont de deux types:
Le present texte explore l'hypothese de la resurgence de la filiation romano-germanique de la procedure civile du Quebec a partir de l'analyse des peripeties historiques du droit de la province et des reformes quelle a connues.
These three onomastic practices--expressions of filiation, papponymy, and double-naming--all contribute both to our identification of women and their activities in Hellenistic Uruk, and to our understanding of the processes and methods of cultural identification.
The current filiation groups designated under the name "Mirana" estimate that their localization of origin--what they name their "ground" inuhi--is located on the Pama River, flowing from the Cahuinari.
A robust account of resurrection faith puts our kinship and filiation with nonhuman reality squarely in view.
2--"the contribution of genetic material for the purposes of a third-party parental project does not create any bond of filiation between the contributor and the child born of the parental project"--the Quebec legislation seems to suggest that a woman can become a child's sole legal parent.
La necessite de distinguer la filiation, la parente et la parentalite
Pegase s'inscrivant ainsi dans la filiation directe avec les courts metrages de Mouftakir, creant ainsi chez le recepteur un horizon d'attente largement balise.
beaucoup moins que] Nous demandons a la justice de mettre l'accent sur la filiation avant de se pencher sur la paternite.
Giacometti's filiation with the Surrealists came to a noisy end when, following the lead of his art rather than Breton's ideology, he returned to sculpting human heads from a live model.
BD: It's this filiation which interests me the most.