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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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INSIDE No 9 (BBC2, Tuesday) maintained its sky-high standards this week with the brilliant tale Once Removed, which started at the end and then took us back "10 minutes earlier" - on four occasions.
Once removed from this list Tunisia will be named in the "grey list" along with some other 50 countries that have one year to honour their commitments in matters of tax reform, knowing that developing countries on the list have an extra year to do so.
His smiles showed the highlight of his polo day was horsing around with Mia, his cousin once removed.
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Once removed from the skin, the user simply cleans the skin stick material and can reapply it to the camera and begin recording video again almost immediately.
Jayne Robinson, above, of Nordic Products and Services, the 'Banksy tag' artwork, left, once removed by the company and artwork in Bristol, far left above, which will now be protected by the firm
We live in challenging times for public finances and hard choices have to be made, but sacrificing one of the jewels in our crown is surely a step too far and once removed it will probably not return.
Rabbi Funnye, first cousin once removed to First Lady Michelle Obama, is currently the leader of Beth Shalom Bnai Zaken Ethiopian Hebrew Congregation in Chicago.
Once removed, the paraffin wax mask follows, applied on the face in layers and left on for ten minutes.
Khalid Randwana was reappointed MS district hospital Rawalpindi, once removed for poor performance.
Once removed, they may be destroyed by crushing - along with anything left inside.
Once removed, the company claims, Fluoropeelz produces a smooth, void-free exterior finish.