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progenitor

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  • nounforebear
  • nounparent
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Synonyms for progenitor

noun forebear
  • ancestor
  • begetter
  • parent
  • precursor
  • predecessor
  • primogenitor

Antonyms for progenitor

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

More words related to progenitor

ancestor

noun. predecessor in family
  • antecedent
  • antecessor
  • ascendant
  • forebear
  • forefather
  • foregoer
  • foremother
  • forerunner
  • founder
  • precursor
  • primogenitor
  • progenitor

ancestors

noun. predecessor in family

ancestry

noun. family predecessors; family history

antecedent(s)

noun. predecessor(s) in family

antecedents

noun. predecessor(s) in family

ascendant

noun. ancestor
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