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synonyms for heritable

  • genetic
  • inborn
  • transmitted
  • ancestral
  • bequeathed
  • family
  • genealogical
  • handed-down
  • inbred
  • inheritable
  • inherited
  • lineal
  • maternal
  • paternal
  • patrimonial
  • traditional
  • transmissible
  • willed

antonyms for heritable

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  • acquired
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How to use heritable in a sentence

Still, while He’s rush to move heritable genome editing into humans was reckless, Greely writes, human genome editing isn’t inherently wrong.
CRISPR GIVES US THE POWER TO SHORT-CIRCUIT EVOLUTION. WHAT NOW?DINA TEMPLE-RASTONMAY 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Of course, a lot of what we understand about evolutionary mechanisms is based on particular modes of reproduction that occur on Earth, and there’s absolutely no reason that the way heritable information is passed here on Earth happens elsewhere.
LIFE BEYOND HUMAN HAS TO PLAY BY THE RULES - ISSUE 98: MINDDAVID P. BARASHMARCH 17, 2021NAUTILUS
Churchland and I recently talked about how brain differences, which are underwritten by differences in our genes, shape our moral attitudes — and how those can be highly heritable.
WE ADMIRE THESE DO-GOODERS. WE JUST DON’T WANT TO DATE THEM.SIGAL SAMUELDECEMBER 4, 2020VOX
If countries can’t ensure that all of those criteria are met, heritable gene editing shouldn’t be approved, the commissioners say.
STRICT NEW GUIDELINES LAY OUT A PATH TO HERITABLE HUMAN GENE EDITINGTINA HESMAN SAEYSEPTEMBER 3, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Gene editing to make heritable changes in human DNA isn’t yet safe and effective enough to make gene-edited babies, an international scientific commission says.
STRICT NEW GUIDELINES LAY OUT A PATH TO HERITABLE HUMAN GENE EDITINGTINA HESMAN SAEYSEPTEMBER 3, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
The father divides them as heritable property into equal portions for bequest to his children.
NARRATIVE OF THE CIRCUMNAVIGATION OF THE GLOBE BY THE AUSTRIAN FRIGATE NOVARA, VOLUME IKARL RITTER VON SCHERZER
And so, again, the lords rights under the commendation seem to constitute an alienable and heritable seignory.
DOMESDAY BOOK AND BEYONDFREDERIC WILLIAM MAITLAND
Already the process has begun which will make it applicable to every person who has heritable rights in land.
DOMESDAY BOOK AND BEYONDFREDERIC WILLIAM MAITLAND
We know that taken individually the lawmen of Lincoln were holders of heritable franchises, of sake and soke.
DOMESDAY BOOK AND BEYONDFREDERIC WILLIAM MAITLAND
True that the rights conferred upon them are not restrained within the compass of three lives but are heritable ad infinitum.
DOMESDAY BOOK AND BEYONDFREDERIC WILLIAM MAITLAND
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WORDS RELATED TO HERITABLE

  • ancestral
  • bequeathed
  • family
  • genealogical
  • genetic
  • handed-down
  • heritable
  • inborn
  • inbred
  • inheritable
  • inherited
  • lineal
  • maternal
  • paternal
  • patrimonial
  • traditional
  • transmissible
  • transmitted
  • willed
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.