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348. Relationship

See also 77. CHILDREN ; 153. FATHER ; 281. MOTHER ; 307. PARENTS ; 418. WIFE .

the condition of close relationship. Cf. consanguinity . See also 258. MARRIAGE .
a relation through descent on the male side. Cf. cognate . agnate, agnatic, adj.
relationship through male descent. Cf. cognation .
friendship or harmony between individuals or groups. Also called comity .
a relation through descent on the female side. Cf. agnate . cognate , cognatic, adj.
relationship through female descent. Cf. agnation . cognate, adj.
a thing or person of the same kind as another.
blood relationship. Cf. affinity .
cousins collectively or as a group or class.
the maternal relationship.
an heir, descendant, or successor, frequently an inferior successor.
1. the f act or condition of being a son or daughter.
2. the relation of child to parent, especially father.
family relationship or other close tie or relationship.
line of descent from an ancestor or ancestors; family or ancestry.
descent through the female line, as in ancestry, inheritance, etc. matrilineal, matrilinear, adj.
relationship or descent through the male line, as in ancestry, inheritance, etc. patrilineal, patrilinear, adj.
Ancient Greece. fellowship or brotherhood bound by solemn oath.

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