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  1. Another visual chart used in determining the legal relationship between two people who share a common ancestor (blood) is based upon a diamond shape, and is usually referred to as a canon law relationship chart

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  2. in kinship terminology is a relative with whom one shares a common ancestor, but in modern usage the term is rarely used when referring to a relative in one's own line of descent, or where there is a more specific term to describe the relationship, e

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  3. The term blood relative can be used synonymously, and underlines the existence of a genetic link

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  4. A system of degrees and removes is used to describe the relationship between the two cousins and the ancestor they have in common

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  5. The degree (first, second, third cousin, etc.) indicates the minimum number of generations between either cousin and the nearest common ancestor

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