Meaning of “extended family” in the English Dictionary

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extended familynoun [ C ]

us /ɪkˈsten·dɪd ˈfæm·ə·li, ˈfæm·li/

a family that includes grandparents, aunts, uncles, and others in addition to parents and children

(Definition of “extended family” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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