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moving or sloping down

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a person considered as descended from some ancestor or race

going or coming down

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proceeding by descent from an ancestor

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THE aristocratic owner of Downton Abbey has refused a DNA test to find out if the descendent of a railwayman is his long-lost cousin.
Belton, a Spencer resident and descendent of James Hovey, brought a commemorative plaque to the Board of Selectmen with plans to mount it as a memorial.
The proposals also include labelling products that come from a descendent of a clone and introducing strict traceability requirements for imports - although the Commission said this would be a costly and difficult option with "significant consequences" for trade.
This neo-liberal moment has had a number of consequences on the utilization of cultural politics of difference by indigenous groups and more recently by African descendents within Mexico, and how these groups have engaged the preexisting rhetoric of mestizaje and exclusion.
According to Momtaz Fathy, assistant of interior minister for tourism, investigations have shown that the pieces were kept in the bank in possession of one of the royal attendants of Ali's last descendent in power, King Farouk.
This year, she was responsible for rounding up the nearly 200 descendents who attended Saturday's Borchard family reunion.
Freeman wants to track down Robinson descendents and conduct a DNA test to compare with hair in a locket found in the trunk.
Descendents of the Serrano Indians, the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians roamed a territory that spanned the San Bernardino Mountains and valley and adjoining desert lands for centuries.
Cajun music is the music of white French-speaking descendents of exiles from Acadia in Canada who largely settled in southern Louisiana.
Adolfo Camarillo died in 1958, and the home continued to be inhabited by his descendents until 1998, when the city gained possession as part of a deal with a developer who had purchased a parcel of land that included the property.
One expression of this was 19th century British Israelism, which taught that the British are the descendents of the 10 lost tribes of Israel who migrated to the British Isles.
The Papaschase Indian Reserve #136 Descendents are hosting a land claim meeting on Nov.
These scientists were able to analyze the genetic material of 86 descendents of Felix Monge, an 18th century ancestor who had a hearing loss similar to his 20th century descendents.