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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.

family

(Common ancestry), noun ancestry, birth, blood connection, clan, common extraction, common forebears, common lineage, common parentage, consanguinity, descent, dynasty, ethnic group, ethnicity, filiation, folk, genealogy, house, kin, kindred, kinsmen, line, line of ancestors, line of descent, lineage, origin, parentage, people, same line of descent, same strain, sept, stirps, stock, strain, tribe

family

(Household), noun brood, domestic circle, dooestic establishment, familia, family unit, home circle, issue, offspring, progeny
Associated concepts: adoption, curtesy, dependent, domestic relation, dower, Family Court, family law, family purpose doccrine, head of household, heirs, next of kin, surviving spouse
See also: ancestry, bloodline, derivation, descendant, domestic, house, household, issue, kindred, kinship, lineage, next of kin, origin, parentage, paternal, posterity, progeny, race, relative, succession
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All familial patients underwent central neck dissection, and 113 familial patients received lateral neck dissection.
Civeira F; International Panel on Management of Familial Hypercholesterolemia.
The eficacy of canakinumab in the treatment of a patient with familial Mediterranean fever and longstanding destructive arthritis.
Brooke-Spiegler syndrome, familial cylindromatosis and multiple familial trichoepithelioma are allelic and are considered to represent phenotypic spectrum of a single disease entity.
Although genetic factors are responsible for the development of the familial form, environmental factors have also been demonstrated to be effective.
A noter que l'atelier de validation technique de la strategie nationale de communication pour la prevention de la violence a l'egard des enfants en milieu familial est organise par le ministere de la femme, de la famille et de l'enfance en partenariat avec l'UNICEF et s'etale sur deux jours (16-17 novembre 2016).
The report reviews key players involved Familial Amyloid Neuropathies therapeutics and enlists all their major and minor projects
The competent technical agencies in the Ministry will inspect non-governmental or private familial guidance centres to verify their compliance with the provisions of this law and resolutions in implementation thereof.
Diversity of retinal vascular anomalies in patients with familial exudative vitreoretinopathy.
On analysis of twin pairs which controls for genetic and familial factors that could influence the relationship between depression and back painthe relationship remained significant, with a 1.