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family meaning

EN[ˈfæməli]
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WFamily
  • In the context of human society, In most societies, the family is the principal institution for the socialization of children. "Family" is used metaphorically to create more inclusive categories such as community, nationhood, Genealogy is a field which aims to trace family lineages through history.
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family

Meaning of family for the defined word.

Grammatically, this word "family" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a collective noun, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adjectives
      • Uncomparable adjectives
      • Nouns
        • Collective nouns
          • Countable nouns
            • Singularia tantum
              • Uncountable nouns
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          Definiteness: Level 9
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          Definite    ➨     Versatile
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