Pronunciation: (ri-mOOvd'), [key]
1. remote; separate; not connected with; distinct from.
2. distant by a given number of degrees of descent or kinship: A first cousin once removed is the child of one's first cousin. The grandchildren of one's first cousin are one's first cousins twice removed.
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