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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GENEALOGICAL

An arboreal animal which makes itself at home in genealogical trees.

He showed her first the genealogical tree of the Rougon-Macquarts.

Yes; this is the genealogical tree that I had not even brought up to date.

Thus, the natural system is genealogical in its arrangement, like a pedigree.

Amiand, his attempt at a genealogical arrangement of Old Bab.

This is the first phylogeny or genealogical tree ever published.

The reader will be able to continue this genealogical tree for himself.

The term was not intended in a genealogical, but solely in a political, sense.

The library specializes in genealogical research for Masonic families.

The genealogical explanation seems to me to be pressed too far here.

WORD ORIGIN

1570s, from French généalogique (see genealogy) + -al (1). Earlier in the same sense was genealogial (mid-15c.). Related: Genealogically.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR GENEALOGICAL

ancestral

adjectiverelated to previous family or family trait
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