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consanguinity meaning

EN[kɑnsæŋˈɡwɪnɪti]
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WConsanguinity
  • Consanguinity ("blood relation", from the Latin consanguinitas) is the property of being from the same kinship as another person. In that aspect, consanguinity is the quality of being descended from the same ancestor as another person.
  • The degree of relative consanguinity can be illustrated with a consanguinity table, in which each level of lineal consanguinity (i.e.
  • ^ See, e.g., table of consanguinity
  • ^ Højrup, Knud, "The Knot System: A Numeric Notation of Relationship", National Genealogical Society Quarterly, Volume 84, Number 2, page 115, June 1996, (ISSN 0027-934X)
consanguinity
consanguinity
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
        • Singularia tantum
          • Uncountable nouns

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      Look-Alike Words
      1. fr consanguinité
      2. en consanguinuity
      3. fr consanguinités
      4. fr consanguins
      5. en consanguine
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      Grammatically, this word "consanguinity" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
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