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Meaning of once removed?

Posted by Gary Martin on December 21, 1999

In Reply to: Meaning of once removed? posted by tracey on December 21, 1999

: I am trying to find what the meaning of Once Removed means???? Could someone please explain it to me thanks


This means removed by one degree - usually refers to family relationships.

You cousin's children would be your cousins once removed; alternatively, you parent's cousins would also be.