analogous, commensurable, commensurate, comparare, compared, contrastive, correlative, correspondent, corresponding, proportional, proportionate
associated concepts: dependent relative revocation, relative fault
affinitive, allied, applicable, apposite, appositional, appropriate, appurtenant, apropos, apt, associated, bearing on, cognate, collateral, compatible, concerning, connected, connective, correlated, fit, fitting, germane, interconnected, kindred, material, pertaining, pertinent, referring, related, relating, relational, respecting, suitable
blood relation, clansman, cognate, cognatus, connection, family, kin, kindred, kinsman, kith, member of the family, propinquus, relation, sib
apposite, cognate, commensurable, commensurate, comparative, consanguineous, correlative, germane, proportionate, related, relation (kinship), relevant
Burton's Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006
n.A kinsman or kinswoman; a person related to another by blood or marriage.adj.In relation or comparison to someone or something else.
The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008.
For the purposes of a request for flexible working, a relative means a mother, father, adopter, guardian, special guardian, parent-in-law, step-parent, son, step-son, daughter, step-daughter, brother, brother-in-law, sister, step-sister, sister-in-law, uncle, aunt or grandparent. Near relations include those from adoptive relationships and relations of both the full and half blood or, in the case of an adopted person, such of those relationships as would exist but for the adoption.
Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. www.practicallaw.com. 2010.
n. A person who is akin to another by virtue of blood; that is a blood relation, such as sister, brother, aunt, uncle, parent, child, and so on.
Webster's New World Law Dictionary. Susan Ellis Wild. 2000.