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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One whose origin is traced in a line from another.

Usage examples (33)
  • I am a descendant of people who arrived in the United States on the Mayflower.
  • John Fraser, is an accomplished descendant from the early days of journalists.
  • Above that level, next strong resistance zone will come at the 98.70 zone, a longer term descendant trend line.
  • For those of you that are Black but not descendant from the Middle Passage, the everything for you lies in the simple fact that you are Black. for more
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