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synonyms for familial

  • genetic
  • domestic
  • family
  • hereditary
  • inherited
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How to use familial in a sentence

Some of those relationships are romantic, and some are familial, and some are platonic, but they all appear to be very loving.
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In the old days, when Aunt Rose’s friend’s daughter Brittany called you, your familial obligations to Aunt Rose extended to Brittany, requiring some response.
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Hunting rhetoric is filled with talk about the familial passing of age-old traditions.
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Designed to go beyond square footage and budget, the search engine also factors in familial status, day-to-day lifestyle necessities, and neighborhood must-haves to serve each user with the homes that best fit his or her life.
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One recent study found that nursing mothers passed along unique, familial strains of bacteria to their infants, suggesting that, like those aphids, humans may also convey unique microbial heirlooms from mother to child.
WHEN EVOLUTION IS INFECTIOUS - ISSUE 90: SOMETHING GREENMOISES VELASQUEZ-MANOFFSEPTEMBER 30, 2020NAUTILUS
One example is familial hypercholesterolemia, an inherited form of high cholesterol which leads to early heart disease and death.
STRICT NEW GUIDELINES LAY OUT A PATH TO HERITABLE HUMAN GENE EDITINGTINA HESMAN SAEYSEPTEMBER 3, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
In the middle of the night, she called upon her familial-spirit to carry her to Lucifer.
CHILDREN'S RHYMES, CHILDREN'S GAMES, CHILDREN'S SONGS, CHILDREN'S STORIESROBERT FORD
Again it struck me that they bore a familial kinship to a variety that occurred on the plain.
ATTRITIONJIM WANNAMAKER
There are, moreover, varying strains of spirochetes which differ in virulence, or there are familial idiosyncrasies.
THE ETHICS OF MEDICAL HOMICIDE AND MUTILATIONAUSTIN O'MALLEY
He'd clap his hand upon my shoulder and cuss me as familial and neighbourly as if he'd been a common chap.
A PAIR OF BLUE EYESTHOMAS HARDY
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WORDS RELATED TO FAMILIAL

  • affiliated
  • born with
  • congenital
  • consanguine
  • consanguineous
  • familial
  • genealogical
  • in the family
  • inborn
  • inbred
  • inherited
  • innate
  • lineal
  • maternal
  • old
  • past
  • paternal
  • running in the family
  • totemic
  • tribal
  • familial
  • fraternal
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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