Part of speech:
Existing as an inherent attribute
Related through the father's side of the family
Of or for a family
Existing naturally or by heredity rather than being learned through experience.
Capable of being inherited:
Derived from or relating to a particular line of descent; hereditary.
Occurring in nature pure or uncombined with other substances:
Of, involving, or common to a family
(in combination) That has been transmitted in a specific manner.
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