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STEP-DAUGHTER. In Latin privigna, is the daughter of one's wife, or of one's husband.

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Cleeves' work has been adapted into the twopart drama Shetland being shown on consecutive nights, with Douglas Henshall assuming the role of detective Jimmy Perez, a native Shetlander and widower who has decided to return home with his step-daughter so she can be near her biological father.
Abu Dhabi: A man accused of raping his step-daughter over a period of three years has been referred to court by the Public Prosecution, which has called for the imposition of the death penalty on the defendant if he is found guilty.
Furthermore we acted to resolve a problem following the death of an elderly widowed lady, who had not made a will but had been cared for by her step-daughter.
Mo Farah hugging his step-daughter and pregnant wife on the track after winning the 10,000 metres.
A much-loved charity fundraiser from the Wyre Forest is being remembered by his step-daughter when she tackles her own mountain challenge in aid of St Richard's Hospice.
Summary: Washington, June 29, 2010, SPA -- A Texas man has been charged in the death of his two-year-old step-daughter during a World Cup football match over the weekend, dpa quoted a Texas newspaper as reporting today.
Retired chauffeur Mr McMillan's step-daughter Joanne, 37, is married to murderer and security firm boss Paul McGovern, 36.
I LOVE you" were the last words a diabetic woman wrote in a suicide note to her step-daughter before killing herself with an insulin overdose.
THIS woman's step-daughter is just typical of single mums.
Gabrielse is survived by his wife, Patricia, of 28 years, his son Kenneth--who is current executive vice president of Gabe's Construction--and his wife Deanna; daughter Kim Klienschmidt and husband Tim; daughter Kathi Bruggemann and husband Mike and step-daughter Kimberly Krause.
He was with his 12-year-old step-daughter when he began "juddering" and when the lights changed she was about to get out of the car for help.
Alan Sagot, 31, his son Marcus, 3, step-daughter Mae-Alisha Hernandez, 15, and Sagot's wife, Yolanda Hernandez, 30 something, stripped down to swimsuits to bask in the sun on an 80-degree day at June Lake.