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There is only one happiness in life—to love and to be loved.George Sand
- 1597, William Shakespeare, Henry IV, Part I, act 1, sc. 3,
- We at our own charge shall ransom straight
- His brother-in-law, the foolish Mortimer;
the brother of one's husband
the brother of one's wife
the husband of one's sibling
the husband of one's husband's sibling
the husband of one's wife's sibling
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- “brother-in-law” in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
- “brother-in-law” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, v1.0.1, Lexico Publishing Group, 2006.
- "brother-in-law" in Encarta® World English Dictionary [North American Edition] © & (P)2007 Microsoft Corporation.
- "brother-in-law" in Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press 2007.
- Random House Webster's Unabridged Electronic Dictionary, 1987-1996.
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