form family

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Noun1.form family - (biology) an artificial taxonomic category for organisms of which the true relationships are obscure
biological science, biology - the science that studies living organisms
family - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more genera; "sharks belong to the fish family"
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The study found birds form family groups and resolve their roles before breeding begins.
Orcas are versatile hunters that are able to adapt to most environments and have a tendency to form family groups that remain in a single area.
Families would also need support through practical guidance as they seek to form family associations, which facilitate mutual support in continuing values formation, in promoting the discipline of savings, and in starting up as well as sustaining social enterprises.
At St Margaret's a comprehensive range of courses are offered in addition to a strong pastoral system; providing an environment where you as the student feel a part of the sixth form family.
To limit the concept of family to only biological relationships denies the many ways in which people form family bonds," she said.
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Some families form family businesses, and some families form business empires that lives on for a century.