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Overview of noun lineage

The noun lineage has 5 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) 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. descent, line of descent, lineage, filiation

(the kinship relation between an individual and the individual's progenitors)

3. linage, lineage

(the number of lines in a piece of printed material)

4. linage, lineage

(a rate of payment for written material that is measured according to the number of lines submitted)

5. 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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