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In law, affinity is the kinship relationship that exists between two or more people as a result of somebody's marriage. It is different from consanguinity (blood relationship).

Affinity is the relationship which each party to a marriage has to the relatives of the other partner to the marriage. For example, A parent-in-law is a person who has a legal affinity with another by being the parent of the other's spouse.

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