Adjective(1) inherited or inheritable by established rules (usually legal rules(2) of or belonging to or inherited from an ancestor
(1) I suppose you posh newcomers want to hijack our ancestral lands to grow your own organic fruit and veg.(2) The Sakya tradition is closely bound up with the Khon ancestral lineage, which derived from celestial beings.(3) These non-literate people were fighting to protect their ancestral homelands and their way of life.(4) Moreover, all other lineages can be traced to one of the ancestral types found in Africa.(5) It thus seems likely that the ancestral arthropod from which insects evolved had appendages on all its segments.(6) That which is patrimonial is that which is inherited from the ancestral past.(7) The significance of the ancestral gods was an innate part of my growing up in Fiji.(8) Maybe it's the Maori ancestral blood going all kooky at being reunited with its ancient habitat?(9) That area, which belongs to the Maori people there in terms of ancestral use, he would walk all over.(10) The house is the ancestral home of Baron Stourton but after the family moved out in the 1960s it fell into disrepair.(11) This may explain the sometimes rapid reversion to ancestral cell sizes.(12) It is believed that family members join the ancestral world after death to protect the living.(13) These are the places where ancestral remains are kept and ancestral spirits live.(14) With adversity comes maturity, and today Westwood enjoys a new appreciation for golf's ancestral home.(15) The father of two sons and six daughters, Muktiram lives in his ancestral home in Bharatpur.(16) This gives you an idea of just how ancient this particular species was in terms of its ancestral lineage.
(1) ancestral home :: voorvaderlike tuiste
2. hereditary ::
3. familial ::
4. lineal ::
Different Formsancestral, ancestrally
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