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kindred

adjective

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1 having a close connection like that between family members
  • archaeology and the kindred science of anthropology

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kindred

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Synonyms & Antonyms of kindred (Entry 2 of 2)

a group of persons who come from the same ancestor
  • the kingdom's royal kindred actually numbers in the thousands

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“Kindred.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/kindred. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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