That is to say, the ancestral genes, the ancestral strain of inheritance, appears again in these little children.
Once Udo Jr. realized his lineage, he also wanted in on the inheritance.
Or imposing an inheritance tax, which means most apartments will no longer pass to children without probate.
late 14c., enheritaunce "fact of receiving by hereditary succession;" early 15c. as "that which is inherited," from Anglo-French enheritance, Old French enheritaunce, from enheriter (see inherit). Heritance "act of inheriting" is from mid-15c.
inheritance in·her·i·tance (ĭn-hěr'ĭ-təns)
The process of genetic transmission of traits from parents to offspring.
A characteristic so inherited.
The sum of characteristics genetically transmitted from parents to offspring.