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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or belonging to or inherited from a forefather adj. - Inherited or inheritable by established rules (usually legal rules) of descent.

Usage examples (37)
  • ancestral home
  • They are now fighting to return to what they call their ancestral land.
  • His earlier studies led him to formulate what he called the ancestral law.
  • A slower legacy for Bruce Lee in Chinese ancestral town for more
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