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Definition of "affines" [affines]

  • Plural form of affine. (noun)
  • Two or more in-laws; parents-in-law, siblings-in-law, and other relatives by marriage; may refer to groups related to one another by marriage. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "affines" in a sentence
  • "¶ Our auctour also in a great worke that he hath made vpon Rhetorike/declareth the handelynge of a theme symple by the same example of Iustice/addynge two pla [-] ces mo/whiche are called affines and con - traries on this maner."
  • "Tum alias affines quasftiones vlde apud Brand* pluries citat.traBat. cap."
  • "The girl's female kin (including affines) are present."