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Individuals who comprise a family unit and who live together under the same roof; individuals who dwell in the same place and comprise a family, sometimes encompassing domestic help; all those who are under the control of one domestic head.

For the purposes of insurance, the terms family and household are frequently used inter-changeably.


Head of Household.

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n. a family living together, all of whom need not be related.

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An increasing trend of the western cuisines coupled with increasing establishment of various cafe and bars and restaurants is supporting the demand for houseware. Additionally, increasing introduction of various types of plates, cookware and cutlery at economical prices is expected to establish opportunities for the new manufacturers to enter the market.
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ISTANBUL, Feb 12, 2011 (TUR) -- Turkish State Minister for foreign trade Zafer Caglayan arrived Friday in Germany to attend an international fair on dining, kitchen and houseware.
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