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cousin

US [ˈkʌz(ə)n]
UK ['kʌz(ə)n]
  • n.同辈表亲(或堂亲);堂兄(或弟、姊、妹);表兄(或弟、姊、妹)
  • Web堂兄弟;堂姐妹;表兄弟
Plural Form:cousins  
Cousin
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n.
1.
同辈表亲(或堂亲);堂兄(或弟、姊、妹);表兄(或弟、姊、妹)a child of your aunt or uncle
She's my cousin.
她是我的表妹。
We're cousins.
我们是表亲。
2.
远房亲戚;远亲a person who is in your wider family but who is not closely related to you
He's a distant cousin of mine.
他是我远房的一个表亲。
3.
[usupl]
兄弟的…国人民(对与本民族有某些类似的另一国家人民的说法)a way of describing people from another country who are similar in some way to people in your own country
our American cousins
我们兄弟的美国人民
4.
[usupl]
同族;同类a way of describing things that are similar or related in some way
Asian elephants are smaller than their African cousins.
亚洲象比它们的非洲同类小些。

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