• Definition for "agnation"
    • consanguinity by a line of males only, as…
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  • Sentence for "agnation"
    • The agnates, who were an important…
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  • Hypernym for "agnation"

agnation definition

  • noun:
    • consanguinity by a line of males only, as distinguished from cognation
    • Consanguinity by a line of guys just, as distinguished from cognation.
    • connection by the dad's side just; lineage from a common male ancestor plus in a man range: distinct from cognation, which include descent in both the male in addition to female lines.
    • Alliance or relationship generally speaking; descent from a standard source.
    • distinct descent tracked through paternal region of the family members
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