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    Affinity is defined as related by marriage; family relation from one's spouse's family.

    New York State Unified Court System. “Glossary of Legal Terms” (2016)

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    The relationship that exists, as a result of marriage, between a wife and her husband’s relatives, and a husband and his wife’s relatives, as distinguished from relationship by blood.

    Michigan Judicial Institute. “Handbook of Legal Terms” (2015)