Descent and Pedigree

Descent

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Descent noun – The line of ancestors from whom a person is descended.
Usage example: a person of Finnish descent

Pedigree is a synonym for descent in stock topic. In some cases you can use "Pedigree" instead a noun "Descent", when it comes to topics like kin, origin, lineage, line of ancestry. popular alternative
Nearby Words: descend, descendant, descending, descender
Synonyms for Descent

Pedigree

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Pedigree noun – The line of ancestors from whom a person is descended.
Usage example: a woman of good pedigree

Descent is a synonym for pedigree in ancestry topic. You can use "Descent" instead a noun "Pedigree", if it concerns topics such as lineage, kin, origin, stock. popular alternative
Nearby Word: pedigreed
Synonyms for Pedigree

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long long descent long pedigree
aristocratic aristocratic descent aristocratic pedigree
royal royal descent royal pedigree
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