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Definition 1: inherited properties shared with others of your bloodline - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for filiation in the sense of this definition

(filiation is a kind of ...) (genetics) attributes acquired via biological heredity from the parents

(... is a kind of filiation ) properties attributable to your ancestry

"he comes from good origins"

(... is a kind of filiation ) ancestry of a purebred animal

(... are attributes of filiation) bred for many generations from member of a recognized breed or strain

(... are attributes of filiation) bred from parents of different varieties or species

Definition 2: the kinship relation between an individual and the individual's progenitors - [noun denoting linkdef]

Synonyms for filiation in the sense of this definition

(filiation is a kind of ...) (anthropology) relatedness or connection by blood or marriage or adoption

(... is a kind of filiation ) line of descent traced through both the maternal and paternal sides of the family

(... is a kind of filiation ) line of descent traced through one side of the family

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