ancestral definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, regarding, or developed from an ancestor or ancestors.
    • Of, regarding, or developed from an ancestor or forefathers.
    • Of, pertaining to, produced by, or possessed by, an ancestor or forefathers; since, an ancestral estate.
    • Of, with respect to, based on, or possessed by, an ancestor or ancestors.
    • hereditary or inheritable by founded rules (usually appropriate principles) of lineage
    • of or owned by or inherited from an ancestor
    • Of, related to, derived from, or possessed by, an ancestor or forefathers; as, an ancestral property.
    • Of, regarding, derived from, or possessed by, an ancestor or ancestors.
    • inherited or inheritable by founded guidelines (usually appropriate guidelines) of descent
    • of or belonging to or inherited from an ancestor
  • others:
    • with respect to ancestors or progenitors; descending or advertised from forefathers: since, an ancestral property; ancestral woods; a king on his ancestral throne.
    • In biology, of or related to an ancestor; being an earlier, and apparently reduced or more generalized, kind from which later on much more specialized kinds of systematic beings tend to be asserted to own already been developed.
    • related to forefathers or progenitors; descending or advertised from ancestors: since, an ancestral property; ancestral trees; a king on their ancestral throne.
    • In biology, of or pertaining to an ancestor; being an early on, and apparently lower or maybe more generalized, kind from where later on much more specific types of prepared beings tend to be asserted having been developed.

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