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Descent henceforth was reckoned in the paternal line, and society had become patronymic instead of metronymic.
SOCIETYHENRY KALLOCH ROWE
Metronymic, met-ro-nim′ik, adj. derived from the name of one's mother, or other female ancestor.

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