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descendant

  

      n  
1    a person, animal, or plant when described as descended from an individual, race, species, etc.  
2    something that derives or is descended from an earlier form  
      adj  
3       a variant spelling of       descendent  


Descendant  
      n     (Astrology)   the point on the ecliptic lying directly opposite the Ascendant  
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Descendant  
      n     (Astrology)   the point on the ecliptic lying directly opposite the Ascendant  


descendant  
      n  
1    a person, animal, or plant when described as descended from an individual, race, species, etc.  
2    something that derives or is descended from an earlier form  
      adj  
3       a variant spelling of       descendent  

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descendant

  
  
child, daughter, heir, inheritor, issue, offspring, progeny, scion, son, successor  
  
Antonyms     
   ancestor, antecedent, forebear, forefather, forerunner, precursor, predecessor, progenitor  

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