1. ((文)) the bereaved (family); the family of the deceased
    • 彼の遺族は妻と娘1人である
    • 「He was survived by [He left] his wife and one daughter.
    • 戦没者遺族
    • the war bereaved
  1. 遺族年金 a survivor's pension [annuity]
  1. 遺族扶助 aid to a surviving family
    • 遺族扶助料
    • an allowance for a bereaved family