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What is the feminine counterpart for avuncular or is there none or is avuncular gender-neutral?

  The established feminine counterpart to "avuncular," which derives from the Latin for "grandfather" (avus) and pertains, strictly speaking, to a maternal uncle, is "mate (MORE)
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Meaning of avuncular?

The official definition of the word avuncular is "of or relating to  the relationship between men and their siblings' children."