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familial

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French familial, from Latin familia.

AdjectiveEdit

familial (not comparable)

  1. Of or pertaining to human family.
    Mark had to leave work due to familial obligations.
  2. (technical) Of or pertaining to any grouping of things referred to as a family.
    For Apocynaceae, this type of flower is a familial characteristic.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Latin familia suffixed with -al.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

familial m (feminine familiale, masculine plural familiaux, feminine plural familiales)

  1. familial, relating to a family

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