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Another word for descendant

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Noun
  1. Something derived from another

      1. A divestiture by a corporation of a division or subsidiary by issuing to stockholders shares in a new company set up to continue the operations of the division or subsidiary.
      2. The new company formed by such a divestiture.
      3. Something, such as a product, that is derived from something larger and more or less unrelated; a byproduct.
      1. The act or process of growing out.
      2. A product of growing out; a projecting part or offshoot:
      3. A result or consequence:
      1. Something that branches out or derives its existence or origin from a particular source.
      2. A branch, descendant, or member of a family or social group.
      3. A lateral shoot from the main stem of a plant.
      1. Resulting from or employing derivation:
      2. Copied or adapted from others:
      3. Something derived.
      1. The act or process of deriving.
      2. The state or fact of being derived; origination:
      3. Something derived; a derivative.
      1. Something produced in the making of something else.
      2. A secondary result; a side effect.
    See also:

    kin

  2. One descended directly from the same parents or ancestors

      1. A descendant or heir, especially of a wealthy or prominent family:
      2. A detached shoot or bud from a plant that is joined to a rootstock in grafting.
      1. The organism or organisms resulting from sexual or asexual reproduction.
      2. A child or children of a parent or parents:
      3. A person's descendants considered as a group.
      1. The organism or organisms resulting from sexual or asexual reproduction.
      2. A child or children of a parent or parents:
      3. The result or product of something:
      1. A person between birth and puberty.
      2. A person who has not attained maturity or the age of legal majority.
      3. An unborn infant; a fetus.
    See also:

    kin