avunculocal

avun·cu·lo·cal

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  • avunculocal — ● avunculocal, avunculocale, avunculocaux adjectif Se dit du mode de résidence imposé à un couple de jeunes mariés, dans lequel ceux ci doivent aller habiter dans la maison du frère de la mère de l épouse, ou dans le village de celui ci.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • avunculocal — adjective Characterized by couples living with the husbands maternal uncle. See Also: matrilocal, patrilocal …   Wiktionary

  • avunculocal — ə|vəŋkyə|lōkəl adjective Etymology: Latin avunculus + English local 1. : located at or centered around the residence of the husband s maternal uncle 2. : belonging to a maternal uncle compare matrilocal, patrilocal, neolocal …   Useful english dictionary

  • Avunculocal residence — An avunculocal society is one in which a married couple traditionally lives with the man s mother s eldest brother, which most often occurs in matrilineal societies. The anthropological term avunculocal residence refers to this convention, which… …   Wikipedia

  • avunculocale — ● avunculocal, avunculocale, avunculocaux adjectif Se dit du mode de résidence imposé à un couple de jeunes mariés, dans lequel ceux ci doivent aller habiter dans la maison du frère de la mère de l épouse, ou dans le village de celui ci …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • avunculocaux — ● avunculocal, avunculocale, avunculocaux adjectif Se dit du mode de résidence imposé à un couple de jeunes mariés, dans lequel ceux ci doivent aller habiter dans la maison du frère de la mère de l épouse, ou dans le village de celui ci …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • residence — /rez i deuhns/, n. 1. the place, esp. the house, in which a person lives or resides; dwelling place; home: Their residence is in New York City. 2. a structure serving as a dwelling or home, esp. one of large proportion and superior quality: They… …   Universalium

  • Patrón de residencia posnupcial — En la antropología, el patrón de residencia posnupcial llamado también patrón de asentamiento es una categoría analítica que permite describir la norma fijada por una sociedad dada para la ubicación espacial de una nueva unidad familiar producida …   Wikipedia Español

  • avunculate — /euh vung kyeuh lit, layt /, n. Anthropol. a close social relationship between a maternal uncle and his nephew. [1915 20; < L avuncul(us) uncle (see AVUNCULAR) + ATE3] * * * ▪ anthropology       relationship between a man and his sister s… …   Universalium

  • Marriage — For other uses, see Marriage (disambiguation). Married and Matrimony redirect here. For other uses, see Married (disambiguation) and Matrimony (disambiguation) …   Wikipedia

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