Part of speech:
Belonging to or being in the direct line of descent from an ancestor.
Of, or passed down by, inheritance from an ancestor to a legal heir; ancestral
Of or relating to genetics or genes.
Of, relating to, or characteristic of a group of people sharing a common cultural or national heritage and often sharing a common language or religion.
Affecting a (or the) nation as a whole; nationwide in scope, involvement, representation, etc.
(Biol.) Of or pertaining to a phylum or to an evolutionary line of descent
(Genetics) Relating to or designating the generation of organisms from which hybrid offspring are produced.
Characteristic of or suitable for a family, esp. one regarded as traditional or typical; wholesome, middle-class, etc.
Of or pertaining to culture; specif., of the training and refinement of the intellect, interests, taste, skills, and arts
A group of organisms ranking above a species and below a family. The names of genera, like those of species, are written in italics. For example, Periplaneta is the genus of the American cockroach, and comes from the Greek for “wandering about.”
The state of being a father; fatherhood
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.
A clan or subdivision of a clan, as in ancient Ireland and Scotland
Tracing a line of descent
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