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Family relationship   /fˈæməli rilˈeɪʃənʃˌɪp/   Listen
Family relationship

(anthropology) relatedness or connection by blood or marriage or adoption.  Synonyms: kinship, relationship.

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"Family relationship" Quotes from Famous Books

... aspect, however important an aspect, of a human being's functions and activities. He cannot, she cannot, be divorced from the life of the social group, and a life is beautiful and ideal, or the reverse, only when we have taken into our consideration the social as well as the family relationship. When the family claims to prevent the free association of an adult member of it with the larger social organisation, it is claiming that the part is greater than the whole, and such a claim cannot fail to be ...
— Little Essays of Love and Virtue • Havelock Ellis

Words linked to "Family relationship" :   marital bed, consanguinity, maternity, fatherhood, relationship, line of descent, cognation, descent, parentage, affinity, marital relationship, blood kinship, kinship, anthropology, lineage, sisterhood, birth, motherhood, filiation, relation, brotherhood, phylogenetic relation, paternity, sistership

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