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1 a group of persons who come from the same ancestor
  • invited all of his kith and kin to his graduation party

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2 a person connected with another by blood or marriage
  • since she did not appear to be kin to either side, we've no idea what she was doing at the wedding

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  • nonrelative

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The first known use of kin was before the 12th century

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“Kin.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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