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One entry found for hereditary.
Main Entry: he·red·i·tary
Pronunciation: hschwa-primarystressred-schwa-secondarystresster-emacron
Function: adjective
1 : genetically passed or capable of being passed from parent to offspring <hereditary traits>
2 a : received or passing by inheritance <hereditary rank> b : having title or possession through inheritance <hereditary ruler>
3 : of or relating to inheritance or heredity

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