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first cousin once removed

Definitions

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  • n. A first cousin's child.
  • n. A parent's first cousin.

Etymologies

From first cousin + once removed. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • On learning that Richard’s first cousin once removed was the rector of St. James’s, Bristol, and discovering that Morgan was an educated, courteous and apparently sincere fellow, Mr. Johnson gave him his pass and provisionally arranged that Richard should marry Elizabeth Lock during next Sunday’s service, when all the convicts could see how successful his policy was.

    Morgan’s Run

  • For example, I am looking at a particular body muscle cell called MSpappppa, which is a sibling of another body muscle cell, first cousin of two more body muscle cells, first cousin once removed of two more body muscle cells, second cousin of six pharynx cells, third cousin of seventeen pharynx cells . . . and so on.

    THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH

  • Mr. Kennedy's grandfather had been, — Phineas thought that he had heard that Mr. Kennedy's grandfather had been a Scotch drover; whereas his own grandfather had been a little squire near Ennistimon, in county Clare, and his own first cousin once removed still held the paternal acres at Finn Grove.

    Phineas Finn

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