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  Definition of Ancestry
  1. inherited properties shared with others of your bloodline
  2. the descendants of one individual; "his entire lineage has been warriors"
Similar Words: lineage, derivation, filiation, line, line of descent, descent, bloodline, blood line, blood, pedigree, origin, parentage, stemma, stock

 

Hyponyms: breed, strain, origin, descent, extraction, pedigree, bloodline, family, family line, folk, kinfolk, kinsfolk, sept, phratry, side

 

Attributes: purebred, crossbred

 

Derivational Morphology: derive, come, descend, rear, raise, bring up, nurture, parent

 

 
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