blood relative


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Noun1.blood relative - one related by blood or origin; especially on sharing an ancestor with another
relative, relation - a person related by blood or marriage; "police are searching for relatives of the deceased"; "he has distant relations back in New Jersey"
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On account of his father's death it is to be a very quiet affair--only blood relatives.
He said that the pilgrims selected under this category will have to take a young blood relative as attendant.
Amidst the hue and cry raised over cases of harassment and assault pertaining to women and children, a shocking aspect that perhaps is as old as the menace but has now surfaced strongly more than ever is of the harasser or the accused being one's own blood relative or a close family member.
But the Hollyoaks actor could not be told until the series was over because sports agent Gary Lloyd was not a blood relative.
After getting the refund, another application should be submitted to Section Officer (Hajj Policy) requesting the permission to allow his/her blood relative as his/her substitute to perform Hajj in Government Hajj Scheme on his place.
3 (BNA): The Electricity and Water Authority (EWA) has clarified that the security deposit it takes for electricity and water accounts is based on consumption and the load (one and three phase) and that any Bahraini who stays free in a house owned by his blood relative is not required to pay the deposit.
From the moment a school bully first blurted out to Anne that she was adopted, she longed to find a blood relative who she would feel was part of her family.
Interpol will make its DNA Gateway available to any member country whose law enforcement agency has been provided with the profile of someone claiming to be a blood relative of the unknown child," the agency said in a statement.
Though Brown's wife Whitney Houston treated Gordon as a son, he is not a blood relative and has never been formally adopted.
Donors will get a blood donation card that entitles the donor or his immediate blood relative to seek a unit of blood whenever required.