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family tree

noun
1.
a genealogical chart showing the ancestry, descent, and relationship of all members of a family or other genealogical group.
Also called genealogical tree.
Origin
1800-1810
1800-10
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British Dictionary definitions for family-tree

family tree

noun
1.
a chart showing the genealogical relationships and lines of descent of a family Also called genealogical tree
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