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family

n. 1) husband, wife and children. 2) all blood relations. 3) all who live in the same household including servants and relatives, with some person or persons directing this economic and social unit.

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"This would increase the availability of large family homes for those in greatest need on the council's housing waiting list.
"The president has a large family, and our responsibility is required in law," Alles told USA Today.
Mr Lucey says: "The property retains a host of original features with gorgeous fireplaces and mouldings which blend with the modern interior design, such as the large family kitchen and the modern bathrooms.
Providing for the material needs of a large family can be challenging.
In this case, Gloucestershire Council paid a housing association to build a house for a large family. When Ms Frost's family reduces in size, she will be moved into smaller accommodation to free up the property for another family.
AGENT: Brian Holt PRICE: PS875,000 (no chain) KEY FEATURES: Two cloakrooms Three reception rooms Study Fitted dining kitchen Utility room Six bedrooms Two en-suite shower rooms Large family bathroom Double garage and gardens
"And she's got such a large family around her with all her kids and all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren - there's too many to count."
Large family cars in certain destinations show some of the largest increases.
Least green large family car: Vauxhall Insignia VXR V6 Turbo
She came from a large family of 13 children and lived on a farm, growing gardens, feeding livestock and preparing food which was needed for such a large family.
A mother of six who recently added to her large family by having octuplets has said she got pregnant via IVF because she was lonely as a child.
I amthe youngest of five and, as anyone from a large family will attest, there is a distinct Lord of The Flies element to the multiple kids experience.

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