• (n.) The relation of persons by blood, in distinction from affinity or relation by marriage; blood relationship; as, lineal consanguinity; collateral consanguinity.
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kinship characterized by the sharing of common ancestors. The word is derived from the Latin consanguineus, `of common blood,` which implied that ... [4 related articles]
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consanguinity 1. Relationship by descent from the same ancestor, and not by marriage or affinity. 2. Blood relationship because of common ancestry. Everyone carries rare recessive alleles, rare genes that are generally innocuous in the heterozygous state but that in the company of another gene of ...
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Consanguinity ("blood relation", from the Latin consanguinitas) refers to the property of being from the same kinship as another person. In that respect, consanguinity is the quality of being descended from the same ancestor as another person. Consanguinity is an important legal concept in that the...
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A partnership or marriage between two individuals that have a common ancestor, thus making these two individuals blood related. Additional testing may be recommended during pregnancy to test for possible genetic disorders.
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consanguinity (kon"săng-gwin'itē) , state of being related by blood or descended from a common ancestor. This article focuses on legal usage of the term as it relates to the laws of marriage, descent, and inheritance; for its broader anthropological implications, see incest. Cons...
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The relation subsisting among all the different persons descending from the same stock or common ancestor. Some portion of the blood of the common ancestor flows through the veins of all his descendants, and though mixed with the blood flowing from many other families, yet it constitutes the kindred...
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Consanguinity is the relation of persons descended from the same ancestor. It is either lineal or collateral - lineal between father and son, grandfather and grandson, and all persons in the direct line of ancestry and descent, from one another; collateral between brothers, cousins, and other kinsme...
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Type: Term Pronunciation: kon′sang-gwin′i-tē Definitions: 1. Kinship because of common ancestry.
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1) Affiliation 2) Agnation 3) Alliance 4) Blood 5) Blood kinship 6) Cognation 7) Connection 8) Family connection 9) Family relationship 10) Family tie 11) Filiation 12) Kindred 13) Kinship 14) Lineage
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