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Overview of noun ancestry

The noun ancestry has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (3) lineage, line, line of descent, descent, bloodline, blood line, blood, pedigree, ancestry, origin, parentage, stemma, stock

(the descendants of one individual; "his entire lineage has been warriors")

2. ancestry, lineage, derivation, filiation

(inherited properties shared with others of your bloodline) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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