consanguineal


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Related to consanguineal: affinal, Consanguineal family
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Adj.1.Consanguineal - related by bloodconsanguineal - related by blood      
related - connected by kinship, common origin, or marriage
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We might want to say, well, what they think does not matter; we can simply go for objective genealogical descriptions, according to who is related to whom in a consanguineal or affinal sense.
Central to the tale is the predicament of a woman caught between consanguineal and marital interests.
In societies in which men must find work through short or long term emigration, consanguineal households have arisen that contain no married pair.
Before initiation, the young male answered to his parents and to others of his consanguineal kin.
When Pampin married, rather than draw away from his consanguineal family, he brought his wife into that close unit.