lineage

  1. the descendants of one individual
  2. the kinship relation between an individual and the individual's progenitors
  3. the number of lines in a piece of printed material
  4. a rate of payment for written material that is measured according to the number of lines submitted
  5. inherited properties shared with others of your bloodline

Lineage

• (n.) Descent in a line from a common progenitor; progeny; race; descending line of offspring or ascending line of parentage.
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lineage

<genetics> Term used to describe cells with a common ancestry, that is developing from the same type of identifiable immature cell. ... (04 Mar 1998) ...
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lineage

(lin´e-әj) descent traced down from or back to a common ancestor. cell lineage the developmental history of cells as traced from the first division of the original cell or cells.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001

lineage

line noun the descendants of one individual; `his entire lineage has been warriors`
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Lineage

[Buddhism] A lineage in Buddhism is a line of transmission of the Buddhist teaching that is `theoretically traced back to the Buddha himself.`{sfn|Haskel|2001|p=2} The acknowledgement of the transmission can be oral, or certified in documents. Several branches of Buddhism, including Zen and Tibetan Buddhism maintain records of their histori...
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Lineage

[evolution] An evolutionary lineage is a sequence of species, that form a line of descent, each new species the direct result of speciation from an immediate ancestral species. Lineages are subsets of the evolutionary tree of life. Lineages are often determined by the techniques of molecular systematics. == Phylogenetic representation of li...
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Lineage

[genetic] A genetic lineage is a series of mutations which connect an ancestral genetic type (allele, haplotype, or haplogroup) to derivative type. In cases where the genetic tree is very bushy the order of mutations in the lineage is mostly known, examples are the order of mutations between E1b1b and E1b1b1a1a for the human Y-chromosome. I...
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Lineage

Lin'e·age (lĭn'e*aj; 48) noun [ Middle English linage , French lignage , from Latin linea line. See 3d Line .] Descent in a line from a common progenitor; progeny; race; descending line of offspring or ascending line of parentage. « Both the lineage and...
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Lineage

A chart that traces the flow of genetic information from generation to generation.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20095

lineage

A traditional method of paying freelance journalists for the number of lines - or column inches/column centimetres - of their work which appeared in a newspaper according to set rates.
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lineage

Any continuous line of descent; any series of organisms connected by reproduction by parent of offspring.
Found on http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/glossary/glossary_1.html

Lineage

authenticated genealogy or pedigree.
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lineage

descent group reckoned through only one parent, either paternal (patrilineage) or maternal (matrilineage). All members of such a group trace their ... [6 related articles]
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Lineage

genealogical decent from a common ancestor; dog's pedigree or family tree.
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lineage

Important principle in which particular bodies of teaching are handed down from teacher to student in unbroken succession.
Found on http://www.shambhala.org.uk/glossary.php

Lineage

Medieval High Fantasy MMORPG game: Players in Lineage can choose one of five character classes, with the gameplay revolving around a castle siege system.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21215

lineage

the kinship relation between an individual and progenitors
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Lineage

The Tai Chi lineage is the series of unbroken generations of teachers over hundreds of years.
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lineage

Type: Term Pronunciation: lin′ē-ăj Definitions: 1. Descent in a line from a common progenitor or source.
Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=50603

lineage

[n] - the descendants of one individual
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