descended

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descended from same male ancestor agnate
wild dabbling duck from which domestic ducks are descended; widely distributed Anas platyrhynchos , mallard
someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent) ancestor , antecedent , ascendant , ascendent , root
ethnic minority descended from Berbers and Arabs and living in northern Africa Arab-Berber , Berber
American descended from Asian ancestors Asian-American
Louisianian descended from Acadian immigrants from Nova Scotia (`Cajun' comes from `Acadian') Cajun
member of the genus Canis (probably descended from the common wolf) that has been domesticated by man since prehistoric times; occurs in many breeds Canis familiaris , dog , domestic dog
genetically identical cells descended from single common ancestor clone
descended from same language, parent cognate
ancestor but through different lines, descended from same collateral
pale grey Eurasian pigeon having black-striped wings from which most domestic species are descended Columba livia , rock dove , rock pigeon
Egyptian descended from the ancient Egyptians Copt
person descended from French ancestors in southern United States (especially Louisiana) Creole
person considered as descended from some ancestor or race descendant , descendent
domestic beast of burden descended from the African wild ass; patient but stubborn domestic ass , donkey , Equus asinus
domesticated gallinaceous bird thought to be descended from the red jungle fowl domestic fowl , fowl , poultry
people descended from a common ancestor family , family line , folk , kinfolk , kinsfolk , phratry , sept
person from whom you are descended forbear , forebear
Canadian descended from early French settlers and whose native language is French French Canadian
member of Hindu people descended from Brahmins and Rajputs who live in Nepal Gurkha
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