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Synonyms for inheritance

Synonyms for inheritance

any special privilege accorded a firstborn

something immaterial, as a style or philosophy, that is passed from one generation to another

Synonyms for inheritance

hereditary succession to a title or an office or property


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any attribute or immaterial possession that is inherited from ancestors

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Familial forms with either dominant or recessive autosomal inheritance have been described.
The cleidocranial dysplasia, also known as Marie and Sainton Disease, Scheuthauer Marie-Sainton Syndrome and Mutational dysostosis (Shafer et al., 1979) is a rare disease which can occur either spontaneously or by a dominant autosomal inheritance, with no predilection of genre or ethnic group (Silva et al., 1995; Neville et al., 2004).
With an autosomal inheritance pattern, male and female children are equally affected.
Thalassaemia is a disorder due to an autosomal inheritance. Its prevention depends on awareness, which is frequently contributed by the educational level of the parents.
It may have autosomal inheritance with incomplete penetrance/ autosomal recessive inheritance.
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