blood relation


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blood relation

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a person related to another by birth, as distinct from one related by marriage
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Among women having a blood relation with their husbands, those who were married to their first cousins from their father's side reported highest proportion of ever having been subjected to all marital control behaviours studied.
Looking forward to the judgement in this case, the slain Congress leader's wife Zakia Jafri told ANI that those guilty should realise how it feels when any blood relation gets killed.
I have been to Shaikh Khalifa Medical City, but was told only a blood relation with his/her consent can donate a kidney and only then can the transplant be carried out here.
So far he has been desperate to protect Tommy from Fran and, of course, he is a blood relation of Siobhan.
Knowlton over his estranged daughter, who is no blood relation to his wife.
Most Arab countries link nationality to blood relation from the father's side, disenfranchising women who face various forms of gender discrimination across the region.
Still, unless you are a blood relation of David Simcock, you probably won't find it quite as hard to come up with an answer to the central question posed by the international handicappers in their latest set of rankings.
Jamie becomes desperately ill and is near death by the time they reach New York City, but more kindness comes to the rescue, and Homer learns that family is not just about blood relation.
Everyone who enters these homes is Auntie, Uncle, or Cousin, bound together by a past and present that make a first-degree blood relation entirely beside the point.
He was a blood relation of John Andrew the well known 18th century smuggler from Saltburn.
The programme itself is little more than a freak show, a malevolent blood relation of Big Brother and X Factorstyle contests, which rely on the manipulation of naive and vulnerable wannabes for their mass appeal.
That is the least a human can do for another, let alone one's father or blood relation.