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Synonyms for generation

all the people living at the same time or of approximately the same age

group of genetically related organisms constituting a single step in the line of descent

the normal time between successive generations

a stage of technological development or innovation

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a coming into being

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the production of heat or electricity

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the act of producing offspring or multiplying by such production

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The Alternate Generation Equivalence section discusses the different meaning of 'Kariera system' introduced by Hage (1999, 2003) and Allen (1998).
Alternate generation moieties are endogamous, with the exception of one's siblings.
Kariera kinship systems are sometimes distinguished from Dravidian systems by the presence of alternate generation equations which imply the presence of four marriage classes (sections) (Dumont 1970).
Are the alternate generations a single biological individual or are they separate biological individuals?
Most significantly, ever since, the Wadiyars have birthed male children only in alternate generations.
Since Khalkevi's seventh dam, Mumtaz Begum, was mated with Nearco, speed and stamina influences have been employed in alternate generations. The trusted formula is still delivering.
This genetic deficiency usually passes from mother to son in alternate generations.
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