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something runs in someone’s family

a ​skill or ​quality is ​present in many of ​yourrelatives: I ​guess a ​love of ​musicruns in the ​family.
(Definition of something runs in someone’s family from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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