What is the definition of "avuncular"?

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Avuncular is an adjective that describes something of or relating to an uncle. The word also describes someone who is very kind and friendly towards a younger or less-experienced person.
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Avuncular: Of or having to do with an uncle; Regarded as characteristic of an uncle, e.g. in tolerance; suggestive of an uncle, esp in kindliness.
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The English word 'avuncular' has a couple of distinct senses: 1: being or relating to an uncle; 2: resembling a uncle in kindness or indulgence.
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(ə-vŭng'kyə-lər) adj. Of or having to do with an uncle. Regarded as characteristic of an uncle, especially in benevolence or tolerance. [From Latin avunculus,
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a·vun·cu·lar
[uh-vuhng-kyuh-ler]
ADJECTIVE
1.
of, relating to, or characteristic of an uncle: avuncular affection.
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