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Synonyms for descend

go down

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be descended from

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  • originate from
  • derive from
  • spring from
  • proceed from
  • issue from
  • be a descendant of

descend on something or someone

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descend to something

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Synonyms for descend

to move downward in response to gravity

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to slope downward

to have hereditary derivation

to bring oneself down to a lower level of behavior

to become lower in quality, character, or condition

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1(b) (2017) ("The rights recognized under this section are property rights, freely transferable or descendible, in whole or in part, by contract or by means of any trust or any other testamentary instrument.
the characterization of human gametes as descendible and taxable.
37) Over a hundred years later, the Crown enacted the Statute of Wills (Wills Act),(38) allowing "every person to devise, bequeath or dispose of by will all descendible real or personal estate which he owned .
107) He thought the notion of a descendible fight of publicity particularly odd.
Chaffin, Descendible Future Interests in Georgia: The Effect of the Preference for Early Vesting, 7 Ga.
That no man, or set of men, are entitled to exclusive or separate emoluments or privileges from the community, but in consideration of public services; which, not being descendible, neither ought the offices of magistrate, legislator, or judge to be hereditary.
569) Similarly, Virginia's Bill of Rights of 1776 stated "[t]hat no man, or set of men, are entitled to exclusive or separate emoluments or privileges from the community, but in consideration of public services; which, not being descendible, neither ought the offices of magistrate, legislator, or judge to be hereditary.