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Sanger advocated sterilization for the “insane and feeble-minded” and those with “inheritable or transmissible diseases.”

More controversially, CRISPR could be used to create “designer babies” with inheritable genetic changes.

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Most of her blood-relations are, so far as inheritable morbid conditions are concerned, thoroughly healthy.

He might die the very day after celebrating the espousals, and then—not even the ducal robes were inheritable.

Moreover, only one of them is actually inheritable, and that one is transmitted relatively seldom.

On the contrary, the individuals hold upon his strips developed very rapidly into an inheritable and partible ownership.

If they are inheritable, Jefferson was entitled to them on both the paternal and maternal side.

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On this page you'll find 20 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to inheritable, such as: genetic, inborn, transmitted, ancestral, bequeathed, and family.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.