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Definitions of heredity:

part of speech: noun

Due to inheritance.

part of speech: noun

The transmission of characters from parent to offspring.

Usage examples for heredity:

  • B. Control of Human Heredity "Manhood of Humanity.", Alfred Korzybski
  • It is all merely a matter of heredity and the apparent accidents on which poetical expression depends can be analysed exactly and precisely into the most commonplace and simple elements. "The Child of the Dawn", Arthur Christopher Benson

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