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matrilineage

[ma-truh-lin-ee-ij, mey-] /ˌmæ trəˈlɪn i ɪdʒ, ˌmeɪ-/
noun
1.
lineal descent traced through the female line.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; matri- + lineage1
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