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noun affinity, agnation, ancestry, breed, brethren, brood, children, clan, cognation, common ancessry, consanguinity, derivation, descent, ethnic group, family connection, family relationship, family tie, family tree, filiation, genealogical tree, genealogy, gentility, genus, heredity, heritage, issue, kind, kindred, kinsfolk, kinship, kinsman, kinsmen, kinswoman, line, lineage, nationality, next of kin, offspring, one's people, parentage, pedigree, propinquity, relations, sanguis, stock, strain, ties of family, tribe
Associated concepts: blood heirs, blood issue, blood relatives, full blood, half blood, mixed blood
Foreign phrases: Consanguineus est quasi eodem sannuine natus.A person related by consanguinity is, as it were, one born from the same blood. Pueri sunt de sannuine parentum, sed pater et mater non sunt de sannuine puerorum. Children are of the blood of their parrnts, but the father and mother are not of the blood of their children.
See also: ancestry, bloodline, descent, lineage

BLOOD, kindred. This word, in the law sense, is used to signify relationship, stock, or family; as, of the blood of the ancestor. 1 Roper on Leg. 103; 1 Supp. to Ves. jr. 365. In a more extended sense, it means kindred generally. Bac. Max. Reg. 18.
     2. Brothers and sisters are said to be of the whole blood, (q. v.) if they have the same father and mother of the half blood, (q. v.) if they have only one parent in common. 5 Whart. Rep. 477.

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He said three other police officers, Sergeant Yousuf Ahmad Hassan Abdullah, 30, Corporal Ali Mohammad Al Jazzei, 48, and Corporal Mohammad Abdul Safi, 36, in addition to Warrant Officer Faraj, said they had the same blood group and wanted to donate blood.
Donors with blood group O negative are typically known as the "universal donor" as their blood can be given to patients with a different blood group.
This was a rare surgery as this is probably the first case in the country where babies with AB - ve blood group have been operated for this condition,"said Deepak Gupta, additional professor of Neurosurgery.
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CAN I reassure Sheila Hodgkins and other readers that should you be in need of urgent hospital treatment, not knowing your blood group will not be a problem.