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inheritance
ɪn'hɛrɪtəns
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. Hereditary succession to a title or an office or property.
  2. Any attribute or immaterial possession that is inherited from ancestors.
  3. Attributes acquired via biological heredity from the parents.
  4. That which is inherited; a title or property or estate that passes by law to the heir on the death of the owner.
Hyphenationin•her•it•ance
Part of Speech(名) noun
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遗传yíchuánheredity; inheritance; to transmit
遗产yíchǎnheritage; legacy; inheritance; bequest
继承jìchéngto inherit; to succeed to (the throne etc); to carry on (a tradition etc)
世袭shìxísuccession; inheritance; hereditary
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