Descendant and Prototype


Descendant noun - A person considered as descended from some ancestor or race.

Prototype is an antonym for descendant.

Nearby Words: descend, descent, descending, descender, descendance


Prototype noun - Something belonging to an earlier time from which something else was later developed.
Usage example: the Greek epic that is the prototype of the hero myth

Descendant is an antonym for prototype in original topic.

How words are described

identical identical descendant identical prototype
current current descendant current prototype
original original descendant original prototype
true true descendant true prototype
Other adjectives: single, actual, real, evil, new, sole, possible, latest.
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Prototype or Descendant. 2016. Accessed May 29, 2023.
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