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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a family in which one or both partners have children from a previous relationship, in addition to any children they have together

    Smash is staying with her mother for the holidays because her dad is on honeymoon with his new young wife. So I have a very modern jigsaw family.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 17/08/2012

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