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inherited

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of or from one's ancestors

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inherited or inheritable by established rules (usually legal rules) of descent

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Duterte said last week that he would find investors to develop Lumad ancestral lands in Mindanao.
it does not mean they will be expelled from their ancestral domains.
Aside from promising vocational training through the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority, he said he would look for investors for IP-held ancestral domain.
Mr Junejo told the protesters that vested interests in connivance with 'land mafia' and the revenue officials concerned were bent upon evicting villagers from their ancestral lands in this coastal area as well as Malir, Thatta and Banbhore.
Despite restrictions, thousands of people thronged Odoo, the ancestral village of Sameer Wani, early morning to take part in his last rites.
New Delhi [India], August 18 ( ANI ): Bollywood actor Farhan Akhtar recently took a trip to Khairabad, which is a town in Sitapur district of Uttar Pradesh, to discover his roots tracing his ancestral legacy, wherein he paid respect to his great-great grandmother by visiting her grave.
Foor presents a sensible case for the positive benefits associated with ancestral contact.
They found that the correlation between nostril width and their ancestral climates was strongest among the Northern Europeans.
The ancestral remains will be returned to members of the Advisory Committee for Indigenous Repatriation and to representatives of the Ngarrindjeri community in South Australia and the Whadjuk community in Western Australia.
The scientists call their method Ancestral Sequence Reconstruction.
An ethnographer familiar with Ukrainian culture in its various diasporic manifestations, Khanenko-Friesen explores the preoccupation with ancestors and ancestral homeland among expatriate Ukrainians, primarily in Canada.
Delegates from two Indigenous tribes fighting the development of the world's second-largest coal mine on ancestral lands in Australia recently met with northern First Nations' leaders in Alberta to discuss similar struggles against oil sands development.
Birmingham, the ancestral heartland of Lloyds Banking Group, has marked the British government backed lender's 250th anniversary and the role that the city has played in the bank's history, the bank revealed on Wednesday.
The bodies of the army officials were flown to their ancestral places after the funeral prayer, which was attended by army officials, local politicians and a large number of area residents.
MAHENDRA Singh Dhoni's ancestral village Lawali, in Uttarakhand, recently witnessed a special puja organised by the India captain's relatives for the Men in Blues' success at the World Cup.