Heredity and Inherence


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Heredity noun – The biological process whereby genetic factors are transmitted from one generation to the next.
Inherence and heredity are semantically related. In some cases you can replace term "Inherence" with "Heredity", this nouns are similar.
Nearby Word: hereditary
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Inherence noun – The state of inhering; the state of being a fixed characteristic.
Heredity and inherence are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Heredity" instead a noun "Inherence".
Nearby Words: inherent, inherently, inherency, inhering
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Inherence or Heredity. 2016. Accessed October 16, 2019.

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