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Synonyms for blood relation

one related by blood or origin

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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.
The fourth and final chapter of Blood Relations is the book's tour de force, a revelatory discussion of Shylock as the fantasized rein edy for Antonio's "sadness": his desires, guilts, and shames.
In Blood Relations, Janet Adelman confronts her resistance to The Merchant of Venice as both a critic and a Jew.
Psychological thriller Blood Relations is the festival's drama offering and opens tomorrow at the Priory Theatre.
In Blood Relations, Janet Adelman boldly illustrates the problematic Jewish spectacle in Merchant of Venice, one that justifies theological and racial anxiety between Christians and Jews.
An alcoholic with a penchant for delivering caustic putdowns to his blood relations and their spouses, Henri is the prodigal son whose return from exile seems destined to be short-lived.
Blood Relations innovatively combines psychology, history, and theology; however, the argument is often tangled by its multiple methodologies: psychology proceeds via imaginative associations that are often irrational--productive for interpreting literature and sometimes theology, but often contrary to the logical imperatives of history.
In addition to her blood relations, she's got a big extended family of musical aunts and uncles who cover as baby-sitters when the demands of a two-career family--Mom's is momentarily on the back burner--arise.
The Gambino family is now divided into two groups, those who are blood relations of the Gambinos - led by Paul Castellano, Gambino's brother-in-law - and those who are not, led by Delia Croce,
METHOD: We have picked up two patients (case1 and case2) with approval from local ethics committee and informed consent from their blood relations.
And talking about pacts and blood relations, what about the bond between father and son?
Without one, all their property and assets will automatically pass to their closest blood relations - which may not be what they want.
Blood Relations and Other Plays (New edition with an introduction by Anne Nothof and the original introduction by Diane Bessai).
I know I have blood relations in Newcastle, but how many I don't know.
Referring to the fact that Miss Maguire had been allowed to visit, he said: ``Only someone legally married or actual blood relations can actually visit anyone on remand.