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con·san·guin·e·ous

 (kŏn′săn-gwĭn′ē-əs, -săng-) also con·san·guine (kŏn-săng′gwĭn, kən-)
adj.
Of the same lineage or origin; having a common ancestor.

[From Latin cōnsanguineus : com-, com- + sanguineus, of blood; see sanguine.]

con′san·guin′e·ous·ly adv.
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Adj.1.consanguine - related by bloodconsanguine - related by blood      
related - connected by kinship, common origin, or marriage

consanguine

adjective
Connected by or as if by kinship or common origin:
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primary and secondary; consanguine, affine and adoptive).
This letter is dedicated, respectively; toReza Qoli Mirza and his family, his consanguine brothers, the sons of Ibrahim Khan Zahir al-dawla (Nadir's brother) and ultimately the custodians of the Shrine of Imam Reza (peace be upon him).
The decline of ovarian function in young women, a common infertility issue, is linked to vitamin D deficiency, and in Arab women specifically, the decline is the result of being daughters from consanguine parents or parents who are related.
Shortley is forced, through the binary logic of Jim Crow, to view them as consanguine whites leagued against a black "other.