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Kinship

Kinship

relationship by marriage or, specifically, a blood tie. The relation of organisms due to a common ancestral relation.


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Re: Common ancestor question

... are descendants of that particular organism ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Most_recent_common_ancestor ). We tend to describe kinship as though it were linear, and focus strictly on patrilineal or matrilineal lines (because we want to establish things like surname-taking, inheritance, ...

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by Lenoxus
Wed May 26, 2010 12:45 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Common ancestor question
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Views: 7819

The Fiber Disease

... filled with something I had almost forgotten about ---- HOPE! Yes, I have read every single post from the beginning up to now, and I feel such a kinship and closeness with you people. Even if we never find a cure, just being able to talk to other people like myself, who understand the nightmare, ...

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by codon blue
Wed Nov 15, 2006 3:22 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 4989328

Morgellan's Disease--Could it be the Horsehair Worm?

... extremely sensitive subject but as I suffer from gout and have crystals around certain parts of my extremities, feet and so on, I felt a bit of a kinship and wanted to share my idea. I was in contact with a scientific organization which studies these things and she wrote me back they had considered ...

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by foreign devil
Wed May 17, 2006 2:42 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 4989328


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