Definitions for avuncularly

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

a•vun•cu•larəˈvʌŋ kyə lər(adj.)

  1. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of an uncle:

    avuncular affection.

Origin of avuncular:

1825–35; < L avuncul(us)uncle+ -ar1



  1. avuncularly(Adverb)

    In an avuncular way.


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