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consanguinity

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noun con·san·guin·i·ty \-ˈgwi-nə-tē\

Definition of consanguinity

plural consanguinities

  1. 1 :  the quality or state of being consanguineous

  2. 2 :  a close relation or connection



14th Century

First Known Use of consanguinity

14th century


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consanguinity

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noun con·san·guin·i·ty \ˌkän-ˌsan-ˈgwi-nə-tē, -ˌsaŋ-\

Legal Definition of consanguinity

  1. :  the quality or state of being consanguineous




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