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Origin of descendent
OTHER WORDS FROM descendentun·de·scend·ent, adjective
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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
"She contends that she is a descendent of the old Mexican kings," offered Kendric coolly.Daughter of the Sun|Jackson Gregory
This Debon was one of the companions of Brute, the descendent of Aene'as.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1|The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.