Origin of descendent
OTHER WORDS FROM descendentun·de·scend·ent, adjective
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How to use descendent in a sentence
At the time, it wasn’t found in domestic pig populations anywhere else in the world, but today you can find the descendent strains of that pandemic in pigs everywhere on earth that pigs are farmed.
The only other person at Swansby’s is her boss David Swansby, a descendent of the dictionary’s founder.‘Liar’s Dictionary’ a fab, queer tale for lovers of language|Kathi Wolfe|January 29, 2021|Washington Blade
You can plausibly say today’s virtual reality is a descendent of smartphones.New Display Packs 10,000 PPI and Could Paint Stunning VR Worlds|Jason Dorrier|November 1, 2020|Singularity Hub
If they look familiar, it’s because the Flex earbuds are a descendent of the Beats X headphones that debuted roughly three years ago in 2017.The Beats Flex wireless headphones offer some AirPod functionality for just $50|Stan Horaczek|October 17, 2020|Popular-Science
When you visit, be sure to request a private tour of the property with Victoria Smalls, the Park Ranger with the National Park Service Reconstruction Era National Historic Park and also a Gullah descendent.Explore Gullah Culture In Beaufort’s South Carolina’s Low Country|Charli Penn|September 30, 2020|Essence.com
Now, its descendent organizations are dedicated to advancing the 20th-century throwback notion of the primacy of the nation-state.Can Ukraine Control Its Far Right Ultranationalists?|Oleg Shynkarenko|March 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
My mother was a descendent of Greek royalty, an intellectual grande dame who wore elegant shaded glasses.
The queen of one of the islands in the Victoria Nyanza is a descendent of them.Stanley's Adventures in the Wilds of Africa|Joel Tyler Headley and William Fletcher Johnson
I don't mind Slith so much, he's only a little anachronistic reptile, a descendent of happier days in dinosaurial dawndom.Futuria Fantasia, Spring 1940|Various
His faithful descendent seized the present opportunity to celebrate the event with more pomp than ever.Put Yourself in His Place|Charles Reade
Toutes ces couches descendent au sud-est suivant la pente de la montagne, mais avec un peu plus de rapidit.
Les dernires couches au nord au dessus d'trembires descendent vers le nord-nord-est, sous un angle de 40 au 50 degrs.