Part of speech:
(Logic & Mathematics) A logical or mathematical process indicating through a sequence of statements that a result such as a theorem or a formula necessarily follows from the initial assumptions.
The instantaneous rate of change of a function with respect to its variable.
The organism or organisms resulting from sexual or asexual reproduction.
A shoot or bud of a plant, esp. one for planting or grafting
A branch, descendant, or member of a family or social group.
That which grows out; offshoot
A person like a child in interests, judgment, etc., or one regarded as immature and childish
Of a secondary nature; subordinate:
Derived from or relating to a particular line of descent; hereditary.
Tracing descent only through female lines.
(Biol.) Of or pertaining to a phylum or to an evolutionary line of descent
Payment of money before due:
Ancestors considered as a group.
A decline or decrease; deterioration:
(Archaic) Decline; deterioration; decay
The last part
A downward slope or sloping, as of a hill
The act of extracting or the condition of being extracted.
The science or study of family descent
A person who appears to get some trait from, or carries on in the tradition of, a predecessor
An invading or being invaded
The act or an instance of flowing, passing, or giving out:
The act of something being lowered.
The point at which the axes of a Cartesian coordinate system intersect. The coordinates of the origin are (0,0) in two dimensions and (0,0,0) in three dimensions.
A chart of an individual's ancestors used in human genetics to analyze Mendelian inheritance of certain traits, especially of familial diseases.
A group of organisms ranking above a class and below a kingdom.
All succeeding generations
Any act or instance of entering to remove or capture something
(Archaic) Offspring; progeny.
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