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addaword.gifdefinition of blended family

noun
a 'step family' unit, with parent(s) bringing together the children from previous relationships
Submitted from United Kingdom on 04/10/2010 08:14:00
Definition of blended family from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

sandwich generation

a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents

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