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A family which extends beyond the nuclear family to include grandparents and other relatives.
inclusive, comprehensive, expanded, enlarged, widened, broad, far-reachingrelatives, relations, blood relations, family members, kin, next of kin, kinsfolk, kinsmen, kinswomen, kindred, one's flesh and blood, one's own flesh and blood, connectionsView synonyms
- ‘In 1996, 21% of all people were living as a part of an extended family.’
- ‘In extended families, the network of relatives acts as a close-knit community.’
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