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ancestral

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  • adjrelated to previous family or family trait
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Synonyms for ancestral

adj related to previous family or family trait
  • familial
  • tribal
  • affiliated
  • born with
  • congenital
  • consanguine
  • consanguineous
  • genealogical
  • in the family
  • inborn
  • inbred
  • inherited
  • innate
  • lineal
  • maternal
  • old
  • past
  • paternal
  • running in the family
  • totemic

More words related to ancestral

derivative

adjective. borrowed, transmitted from source
  • acquired
  • ancestral
  • caused
  • cognate
  • coming from
  • connate
  • copied
  • evolved
  • hereditary
  • imitative
  • inferential
  • inferred
  • not original
  • obtained
  • plagiaristic
  • plagiarized
  • procured
  • rehashed
  • secondary
  • secondhand
  • subordinate
  • uninventive
  • unoriginal
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