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Word: lineage

Definition: descent; ancestry


Sentences Containing 'lineage'

"Silver areas in the history indicate periods of unknown lineage."
"Silver marks in the history indicate periods of unknown lineage."
A detailed lineage of the Turaga Na Rasau.
Acute biphenotypic leukaemia is a form of leukaemia where the lineage is of both lymphoid and myeloid origin.
Although silsila are listed in various Javanese royal chronicles (such as Sejarah Banten) to denote ancestral lineage, the term in Sufism refers to a lineage of teachers.
Ancestry and Lineage of Lachlan Mcintosh
Another daughter (or perhaps a sister) married into the royal lineage of Arroyo de Piedra.
Asian lineage HPAI A(H5N1) is divided into two antigenic clades.
Because of its buteonine lineage, this species and the closely related "Harpyhaliaetus" are not considered "true eagles", as are "Aquila" eagles and "hawk-eagles", and are thus the largest extant type of the diverse buteonine lineage.
Following her integral lineage she traveled to kerala India to obtain her Sivananda teaching certificate.
His father worked as a baker, and his mother was of German lineage.
His grandmother was a Tatar from Kazan in eastern Russia who claimed lineage from the Golden Horde.
In 1937, Von Huene even hypothesised that ichthyosaurs were not reptiles, but instead represented a lineage separately developed from amphibians.
In the Nyingma lineage, the three root samayas are categorized as body, speech, and mind.
Information contained within the addendum actually challenges Farmer's merging of both characters, citing specific comparisons of age, personality and lineage.
Inong could be a rajah or a sultan under the aristocratic lineage of either the "endatuan" or "dumatus".
It is a subtype of "leukemia of ambiguous lineage".
It is also the lineage of the Ōbaku sect, which is closely related to Rinzai.
It is of some notoriety that the infamous Saddam Hussain shares the same lineage having originated from Tikrit in northern Iraq.
It is possible for the title to descend through a junior lineage or through the maternal lineage, but such a decision would have to be approved by Tikina elders, the chiefly family members of Tokatoka Valelevu of the Matagali and Yavusa Buca, because the position is held for life.
It is the oldest lineage society in North America.
It is today the only surviving lineage in the Rinzai school, and is historically the most influential. It is the lineage to which Hakuin Ekaku belonged, from whom all contemporary Rinzai lineages descend.
It pictures this lineage as heir to the legacy of Mazu and the Hongzhou-school.
Its lineage is continued today by the Duke of Lancaster's Regiment.
Kapleau is therefore an independent teacher who was not an official representative of the Yasutani lineage.
Keōua's paternal lineage derives from a branch of the royal family of Hawaii Island.
Miao Miao is clearly of good sports lineage.
Most such clans trace their lineage back to a specific founder.
One famous study examined the lineage of descendants of Thomas Jefferson’s paternal line and male lineage descendants of the freed slave, Sally Hemmings.
Scolopacidae is a Charadriiform lineage.
Since the lineage was through the female members, the birth of a daughter was always welcomed.
The "Zutang ji" was written to support the Xuefeng Yicun lineage.
The 116th infantry Regiment is an Infantry regiment in the Virginia Army National Guard. Lineage.
The clan's power and lineage solidified over the 13th-14th centuries.
The function of MyoD in development is to commit mesoderm cells to a skeletal lineage, and then to regulate that process.
The homestead had been held by Kinský lineage to 1644, but due to mortgages, they sold it to Asterles from Asterfeld.
The Inchegeri Sampradaya is a lineage of Hindu Shaivite teachers which was started by Shri Bhausaheb Maharaj.
The is a lineage of the Rinzai school of Zen (a form of Japanese Buddhism).
The Japanese Zen sect known as the Rinzai school is a branch of the lineage Linji founded.
The lineage can also be traced to the courts at Ajmer Sharif in India.
The lineage then continues with other sectarian figures.
The race traces its lineage to the 1960 Armstrong 500.
The second lineage, called the 28th western lineage (implying the lineage beginning in India), begins.
The tracks show that the dinosaur lineage appeared soon after the Permian–Triassic extinction event.
They have an interesting history and genetic lineage, traceable back to Georgia and Salauddinsaladin.
This followed the Buddhist "Chan" or Zen lineage from Shakyamuni to Mahakasyapa, and finally to Bodhidharma.
USARIEM traces its institutional lineage back to 1927 and the Harvard Fatigue Laboratory.
Wutang Baji The most common lineage in the West today.
You, as Adam, are the heir to a long and proud family lineage.
__notoc__ Katoch is the name of a Rajput clan belonging to the Chandravanshi Kshatriya lineage.
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