blood relative

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Synonyms for blood relative

one related by blood or origin

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Her search finally gathered speed when "an excellent" genealogist got in touch with her and "worked tirelessly" to find her blood relatives.
In a parallel case in Ireland, police took a 7-year-old blonde girl living with a Roma family into care on Monday after suspicions she was not a blood relative, a senior police source said.
Perhaps that's why the creators of Traveling Jewish Theatre's Blood Relative, when they met in 2003 to undertake the company's "Middle East Project," sat in a circle on a beach--and talked.
And if a cohabiting partner dies without making a will their estate automatically passes to their closest blood relative - their children if they have any, followed by their parents, any brothers or sisters, or any other relatives - and not their partner.
He said he had been told by the authorities that since he was not a blood relative or spouse he could not go in.
Even though he is not your blood relative, since your parents are married, you two are family and will always be in each other's lives.
Court Rules for Auto Insurer in 'Blood Relative' Household Member Case
But the Hollyoaks actor could not be told until the series was over because sports agent Gary Lloyd was not a blood relative.
"He said he had made a genuine mistake as he thought it had to be a blood relative."
Elwi's husband has come in for severe criticism in Egypt, after the January 25 revolution, as he is a blood relative of ousted former president Hosni Mubarak.
A RETIRED head teacher is embroiled in a battle to prove he is a blood relative of the Earl of Carnarvon - whose Hampshire stately home is the setting for ITV's popular period drama Downton Abbey.
Her solicitor says I am not entitled to anything as I am not a blood relative but I always knew her as auntie.
In some states, without such an authorization, courts may give that responsibility to the closest blood relative. And be sure to make several copies available, advises Hayley Gorenberg, deputy legal director at Lambda Legal.