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(also kinsfolk) (US kinfolks)
Pronunciation /ˈkɪnfəʊk/
plural noun
1 (in anthropological or formal use) a person’s blood relations, regarded collectively.
1.1 A group of people related by blood.


Having a really small family limits the reasons to use the word [b]kinfolk[/b]. Distant cousins exist, but are out of touch. The result is having a “family shrub” instead of a significant tree.

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