Cousin

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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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A few days later, the Trump administration issued guidance regarding which familial relationships it considered to be "close": parents, children, siblings, parents-in-law and fiances could enter the country, but grandparents and grandchildren, aunts and uncles, nieces and nephews, brothers- and sisters-in-law, and cousins would be excluded.
Familial relationship satisfaction and family physical activity were not found to be associated with parental health.
The bishop has refrained from involvement or comment on the case, citing his familial relationship with his son.
The Times report whetted my appetite because of my close familial relationship by way of my daughter, some of whose genes must be mixed with my own.
I categorically say the allegations made by Czech Ambassador are all lies as it pertains to me," said Vitangcol, who was just relieved because of an improper familial relationship with a winning bidder for a separate MRT project.
Editor David Pitcher (Children's Guardian and Family Court Advisor for Cafcass) explores the rise of "kinship care" within the modern family dynamic, investigating the complexities of this new familial relationship and the ways in which both child and caregiver(s) can adapt to their roles, what type of support and training is necessary for both families and those in the field of social work and family mediation, and how all parties are affected in the long run.
There is no familial relationship between the two victims.
The leader of Syria, Bashar, did not understand this although we had told him that many times and we even developed a familial relationship," Erdoy-an said while delivering a speech at a meeting of religious leaders from Muslim countries and communities in Africa.
The plaintiff, engaged but unmarried to the decedent, advanced a bystander claim for NIED, asserting that he shared an intimate familial relationship.
It is conceivable if there was an extremely vulnerable adolescent practising (homosexuality) child, who may be placed in a certain familial relationship that was disapproving, that may not be a sensible placement.
She argues that Shakespeare's play frames the uneasy relationship between Christian and Jew specifically in familial terms in order to recapitulate the vexed familial relationship between Christianity and Judaism.

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