parallel cousin


a cousin who is the child either of one's mother's sister or of one's father's brother.

Nearby words

  1. parallax,
  2. parallax test,
  3. parallel,
  4. parallel bars,
  5. parallel circuit,
  6. parallel cousin marriage,
  7. parallel evolution,
  8. parallel forces,
  9. parallel importing,
  10. parallel motion

Compare cross-cousin.

Also called ortho-cousin. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019