Origin of inheritable
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In the one case the swarthiness would be inheritable, in the other not.
There you know is a good constitution in an inheritable form.
But among psychic characters one finds that practically all are inheritable.Damn!
Henry Louis Mencken
It was out of the question, therefore, that Mr. Wallace should categorically deny that their effects were inheritable.Essays on Life, Art and Science
She turned her face away, and looked over that part of the inheritable world which met her gaze.Tell England
- capable of being transmitted by heredity from one generation to a later one
- capable of being inherited
- rare capable of inheriting; having the right to inherit
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- Capable of being inherited.
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