• Definition for "matrilineage"
    • Line of lineage as traced through women on…
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  • Sentence for "matrilineage"
    • A similar kind of onomastic matrilineage
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matrilineage definition

  • noun:
    • Line of lineage as traced through women on maternal side of a family group.
    • The distinct descent tracked through the maternal region of the family; the mother's type of descent.
    • type of lineage traced through the maternal region of the family members
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