mishpocha

mishpocha

[mish-paw-khuh, -pookh-uh]
noun Yiddish.
an entire family network comprising relatives by blood and marriage and sometimes including close friends; clan.
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mishpocha

noun
(Yiddish) the entire family network of relatives by blood or marriage (and sometimes close friends); "she invited the whole mishpocha" 
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