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avuncular

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Adjective
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CIDE DICTIONARY

avunculara. [L. avunculus uncle.].
     Of or pertaining to an uncle.  [1913 Webster]
    "In these rare instances, the law of pedigree, whether direct or avuncular, gives way."  [1913 Webster]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

avuncular, adj. like or of an uncle; kind and friendly, esp. towards a younger person.

Etymology
L avunculus maternal uncle, dimin. of avus grandfather

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