hereditable

hereditable

[huh-red-i-tuh-buhl]
adjective

Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English < Middle French < Late Latin hērēdit(āre) to inherit, derivative of Latin hērēd- (stem of hērēs) heir + Middle French -able -able

hereditability, noun
hereditably, adverb
nonhereditability, noun
nonhereditable, adjective
nonhereditably, adverb
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hereditable (hɪˈrɛdɪtəbəl)
 
adj
a less common word for heritable
 
heredita'bility
 
n
 
he'reditably
 
adv

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