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descendant ~ (A) ~ a child, grandchild, and so on; a person in your family who lives after you are dead.
descendant ~ (B) ~ a future member of a family or nation.
descendant ~ (B) ~ one who came by birth from parents and grandparents before them. Opposite of ancestor .
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