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 means: of or relating to an uncle. Thanks for doing the ChaCha!
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My fathers friend, John, acts in an avuncular manner toward me because of his relationship with my father and how well I know him.
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avuncular: resembling a uncle in kindness or indulgence; being or relating to an uncle
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Avuncular, adjective: Of or pertaining to an uncle. Resembling an uncle, especially in kindness or indulgence
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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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