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Definitions of inherited:

part of speech: adjective

Applied to hereditary diseases.

Usage examples for inherited:

  • Her son inherited her love of books and of nature. "Leigh Hunt's Relations with Byron, Shelley and Keats", Barnette Miller
  • Undoubtedly such things are inherited "The Last Harvest", John Burroughs

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Prone to walk about, noting certain cases of typhoid or other fever, in which the patient does not take to the bed. ...