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matrix
the surroundings within which something begins or develops
matriarchy
a society ruled or controlled by women
matriculate
to register as a student at a college or university
patriarch
male head of a family or tribe
patrimony
a family inheritance
patronage
support; encouragement
patronize
to go to regularly
patronymic
name derived from a paternal ancestor
fraternal
pertaining to brothers; brotherly
fraternize
to be friendly with
avuncular
like an uncle
familial
having to do with the family
uxorious
dominated by ones wife
bigamy
marrige to two mates
monogamy
marrige to a single mate