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ANCESTRAL. What relates to or has, been done by one's ancestors; as homage ancestral, and the like.

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the micropyle of the exposed ovule, which ancestrally has produced a drop of secreted water.
Shange, like others in the tradition, continues the trope of sea water as ancestrally embodied, consecrated, and divinized, made sacred by those who eternally rest on the ocean floor.
Nonetheless, when as an elder, "'you know that you know" something at the deepest level ancestrally, your knowledge and wisdom are never shaken, even when challenged, no matter how lovingly or harshly delivered.
Conditioned by schooling in bigotry, she is about to uncover the hidden world of ancestrally linked black heritage and embark on an unexpected life journey that will open her mind to racism's realities and hidden truths, thus changing her life forever.
On the other hand, this publication itself is an exhibition of intellectual artifacts, produced by university educated/affiliated scholars who--one may safely argue, depending how far back we go and how we define "migration"--are personally or ancestrally immigrant themselves.
Both terms will be used to describe individuals who ancestrally hail from the African continent and live throughout the Diaspora.
The pieces collected here speak of a very different country, a vast expanse of possibilities of which one strand is the ancestrally North European, protectant and mercantilist, whose first language is English.
Many of the works are assertions of cultural difference and ancestrally sanctioned rights to land as contested space made within the order determined by the dominant settler culture.
Dissanayake (1998: 490) states that, visual arts throughout time and space exploit emotionally captivating and cognitively interesting features that ancestrally were (and may still be) relevant to vital interests, and to subject matter of biologically-important concern" Such features include the eyes, particularly the schema of two facing eyes, either in isolation or as a prominent aspect of facial depictions.
She/they/I/we are historically and ancestrally linked to the Rosewood/Calvert area in the Ipswich region and, therefore, also to the Brisbane Valley of South-East Queensland.
The controversial black scholar All Mazrui distinguishes between "African of the blood" and "African of the soil" to refer respectively to "Africans" whose ancestors originate in the continent and "Africans" who are completely "Africanized" although they were not from Africa ancestrally.
A similar referendum will be held for Abyei region predominantly inhabited by Dinka Ngok who were transferred to northern Sudan in 1905 and are ancestrally linked to the Dinka ethnic group of Southern Sudan.