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    I know of the use of "maternal" when talking about relatives (such as "my maternal grandmother") but can I use it when talking about my family as a whole?
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    (Original post by AxSirlotl)
    I know of the use of "maternal" when talking about relatives (such as "my maternal grandmother" but can I use it when talking about my family as a whole?
    you can do, why are you mentioning them in your personal statement?
 
 
 
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