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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Right of inheritance belongs exclusively to the eldest son.

Usage examples (37)
  • Christ's primogeniture is threefold: (1) From eternity the "first-begotten" of the Father (Col 1: 15); (2) As the first-born of
  • Yesterday's term was primogeniture, which is defined as:
  • This meant that no undemocratic and feudalistic practices, such as primogeniture and entail, could exist.
  • First, what exactly is "primogeniture"? liberalism | Comments Off for more
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