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akin

adjective [after verb] uk   /əˈkɪn/ us  
having some of the same qualities: They speak a language akin to French.
Translations of “akin”
in Spanish parecido, semejante, análogo…
in French apparenté (à)…
in German verwandt, vergleichbar…
in Chinese (Traditional) 相似的,類似的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 相似的,类似的…
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