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something closely related or very similar:
a textile that is a kissing cousin to nylon.
any more or less distant kin familiar enough to be greeted with a kiss, as a cousin (kissing cousin)
noun 1. . kissing disease kiss·ing disease (kĭs’ĭng) n. Infectious mononucleosis.
[kis-uh n-jer] /ˈkɪs ən dʒər/ noun 1. Henry A(lfred) born 1923, U.S. statesman, born in Germany: secretary of state 1973–77; Nobel Peace Prize 1973. /ˈkɪsɪndʒə/ noun 1. Henry (Alfred). born 1923, US academic and diplomat, born in Germany; assistant to President Nixon for national security affairs (1969–75); Secretary of State (1973–77): shared the Nobel peace […]
noun, British. 1. a gate hung in a narrow enclosure having the shape of a U or a V , allowing only one person to pass at a time. noun 1. a gate set in a U- or V-shaped enclosure, allowing only one person to pass through at a time
noun 1. a whitish labyrinth fish, Helostoma temmincki, found in southeastern Asia, noted for the habit of pressing its fleshy, protrusible lips against those of another: often kept in aquariums.