Definition of 'kin'
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The emphasis is on the links between past and present and the ties of blood and kin. Phoenix From the Flame (1994)The theory of kin selection has been highly successful in explaining many features of animal behavior. Macrosociology: An Introduction to Human Societies (1995)These kin groups contain the same set of people from any ego's viewpoint. Cultural Anthropology (1995)We would always be nicer to people who shared our genes so-called kin selection. Times, Sunday Times (2014)My mother has inherited the photographs of her oldest friend who died aged 93 without any blood kin. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Some societies do not restrict marital residence exclusively to either the wife's or husband's kin groups. Macrosociology: An Introduction to Human Societies (1995)
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