nearest blood kin


nearest blood kin
Usually same as next of kin. 57 Am J1st Wills § 1398. Ordinarily, words of purchase. Anno: 100 ALR2d 1073, § 2[a].

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  • nearest of kin — Usually tantamount to next of kin. 57 Am J1st Wills § 1398. The nearest relatives by blood. Anno: 11 ALR 331 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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  • nearest blood — Usually regarded as tantamount to next of kin. 57 Am J1st Wills § 1398 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • nearest blood relatives — Usually, although not necessarily, the same as next of kin. 57 Am J1st Wills § 1398. Ordinarily words of purchase. Anno: 100 ALR2d 1073, § 2[a] …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • kin — Relatives. Primarily, relatives by the tie of consanguinity or blood. State v Tucker, 174 Ind 715, 93 NE 3; Re Stoler, 293 Pa 433, 143 A 121, 59 ALR 1402. But including for the purposes of a statute respecting competency to testify as to a… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • nearest relative by blood — index next of kin Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

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  • kin — noun their own kin Syn: relatives, relations, family (members), kindred, kith and kin; flesh and blood, nearest and dearest; kinsfolk, kinsmen, kinswomen, people; informal folks …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • nearest of blood — Same as next of kin. Anno: 11 ALR 329 …   Ballentine's law dictionary


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