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cousin

Etiquette a title used by a sovereign when addressing another sovereign or a nobleman

Cousin

Victor . 1792--1867, French philosopher and educational reformer
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It seems clear, then, that in the disputed passage from Antonio and Mellida Marston, the physician's grandson, intended to flaunt his medical knowledge by referring to morphew as cousin-german to leprosy.
O, this is nought but speckling melancholy That morphews tender skin, a cousin-german To the leprosy.