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.
THE only remaining blood relative of Hollywood icon Doris Day is facing a legal dogfight to win a share of her [euro]170million fortune.
According to the notification issued by ABISE, the invigilation and supervisory staff of the examination is bound to refuse examination duties if any of their blood relative is also appearing in the same examination.
"Please allow your brain to work, and even if the help to cheat comes from your blood relative, tell them to go to hell."
"Under the plaintiff's theory, any two persons with a common blood relative are themselves related by blood.
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.
I am not a blood relative, but we share a family name.
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.