What is another word for brother-in-law?

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[ bɹˈʌðəɹɪnlˈɔː], [ bɹˈʌðəɹɪnlˈɔː], [ b_ɹ_ˈʌ_ð_ə_ɹ_ɪ_n_l_ˈɔː]

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How to use "Brother-in-law" in context?

Brother-in-law is the closest relation of a man to his wife that is not of the biological family. It usually refers to the husband of a sister or the husband of a wife's sister. Brother-in-law can also refer to the husband of a cousin, or the husband of a wife's cousin's wife. The term also denotes a man who is related to the person being described by marriage.

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