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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 cous·in /ˈkʌzən/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cous·in n.
 1. One collaterally related more remotely than a brother or sister; especially, the son or daughter of an uncle or aunt.
 Note:The children of brothers and sisters are usually denominated first cousins, or cousins-german. In the second generation, they are called second cousins. See Cater-cousin, and Quater-cousin.
 Thou art, great lord, my father's sister's son,
 A cousin-german to great Priam's seed.   --Shak.
 2. A title formerly given by a king to a nobleman, particularly to those of the council. In English writs, etc., issued by the crown, it signifies any earl.
    My noble lords and cousins, all, good morrow.   --Shak.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cous·in, n. Allied; akin. [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : the child of your aunt or uncle [syn: first cousin, cousin-german,
           full cousin]