|1.||relationship by blood; kinship|
|2.||close affinity or connection|
|3.||geology (of igneous rocks) similarity of origin, as shown by common mineral and chemical compositions and often texture|
|[C14: see |
|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|
|an extraordinary or unusual thing, person, or event; an exceptional example or instance.|
consanguinity con·san·guin·i·ty (kŏn'sān-gwĭn'ĭ-tē, -sāng-)
Relationship by blood or by a common ancestor.