family relationship


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Noun1.family relationship - (anthropology) relatedness or connection by blood or marriage or adoptionfamily relationship - (anthropology) relatedness or connection by blood or marriage or adoption
relation - an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together
anthropology - the social science that studies the origins and social relationships of human beings
phylogenetic relation, affinity - (biology) state of relationship between organisms or groups of organisms resulting in resemblance in structure or structural parts; "in anatomical structure prehistoric man shows close affinity with modern humans"
filiation, line of descent, lineage, descent - the kinship relation between an individual and the individual's progenitors
affinity - (anthropology) kinship by marriage or adoption; not a blood relationship
blood kinship, consanguinity, cognation - (anthropology) related by blood
parentage, birth - the kinship relation of an offspring to the parents
fatherhood, paternity - the kinship relation between an offspring and the father
motherhood, maternity - the kinship relation between an offspring and the mother
sisterhood, sistership - the kinship relation between a female offspring and the siblings
brotherhood - the kinship relation between a male offspring and the siblings
marital bed, marital relationship - the relationship between wife and husband
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Tulliver's arguments on the a priori ground of family relationship and monetary obligation; but Mr.
Although she was by birth an Alardyce, and Aunt Celia a Hilbery, the complexities of the family relationship were such that each was at once first and second cousin to the other, and thus aunt and cousin to the culprit Cyril, so that his misbehavior was almost as much Cousin Caroline's affair as Aunt Celia's.
"We found significant interactions between neighborhood conditions and family relationship quality predicting clinical asthma outcomes," said lead author Edith Chen, a professor of psychology.
"We found significant interactions between neighbourhood conditions and family relationship quality predicting clinical asthma outcomes," said lead study author Edith Chen.
The researchers identified significant interactions between neighborhood conditions and family relationship quality.
It is vital for the positive family relationship which is considered the real relation.
One commentary says that this is "God's creative act of calling [us] into existence and ruling over [us]." Our existence springs from God--our Father--and He wants to restore the family relationship. When we turn in repentance to Him, we step into a relationship that can never be destroyed.
All About Truth DNA Services, based in Plantation, Florida, a family owned and operated company established in 2006, provides DNA testing services to the South Florida region with services focusing on AABB Certified Immigration DNA Testing, biological family relationship DNA testing, prenatal DNA and forensic DNA testing.
The two-day forum included seminars, as well as workshops that addressed socio-cultural relations and their impact in maintaining a healthy family relationship and also included International speakers for the first time.
Getting a handle on parental toxic thinking can improve a child's defiant behavior and create a happier family relationship.
"Blended Families" provides Biblical principles and practical examples to explore as you prepare for or are already positioned in a single parenting or blended family relationship. Money issues, custody issues, and extended family relationships are all important concerns covered in this comprehensive, well organized anthology.

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