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lineage

noun ancestors, ancestry, antecedents, blood relatives, bloodline, clan, descent, extraction, family, folk, forebears, forefathers, genealogy, gens, genus, line, line of descent, origin, origo, parentage, stirps
See also: affiliation, affinity, ancestry, blood, bloodline, children, derivation, descendant, family, filiation, heritage, house, issue, kindred, origin, parentage, paternity, posterity, progeny, relationship, source, succession

LINEAGE. Properly speaking lineage is the relationship of persons in a direct line; as the grandfather, the father, the son, the grandson, &c.

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Detection of West Nile virus lineage 2 in mosquitoes during a human outbreak in Greece.
15) These lineages, or haplogroups, are defined by specific restriction fragment length polymorphisms and base pair deletions.
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Mervyn James cited approvingly the anthropologists' definition of an honorific society, and it resembled closely his conception of a lineage state, fitting the Tudor North like a tailored suit.
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Berthold G|ttgens, the Universtity of Cambridge, identified the role of Mesp1 in the earliest step of cardiovascular lineage segregation by single cell molecular profiling and lineage tracking.
We estimated the effect of a bivariate thin plate regression spline smooth of latitude and longitude on the odds of infection with a given lineage compared with the most common lineage.
The new data challenge the current model of the cellular hierarchy and lineage restriction that governs the mammary gland expansion and maintenance and provide clear evidence that the ER+ and ER- cells are maintained by distinct pool of lineage restricted stem cells.
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These built-in tensions plagued lineages, including the land trust of the Dou lineage of Shanhe village, Qimen county.
Michael Reed, an Australian History teacher at Hallam College in Melbourne, has been examining Kate Middleton's lineage since she married Prince William in 2011.