Definition of Descent in English :
Define Descent in English
Descent meaning in English
Meaning of Descent in English
Pronunciation of Descent in English
Descent pronunciation in English
Pronounce Descent in Englishsee synonyms of descent
a movement downward
properties attributable to your ancestry
Example Sentences:'he comes from good origins'
the act of changing your location in a downward direction
the kinship relation between an individual and the individual's progenitors
a downward slope or bend
the descendants of one individual
Example Sentences:'his entire lineage has been warriors'
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