Definition of 'lineage'
Example sentences containing 'lineage'
Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Their lineage goes back a long way.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
She has the right lineage to be one.Times, Sunday Times (2014) READING THE BIBLE AGAIN FOR THE FIRST TIME: Taking the Bible Seriously but Not Literally. (2001) BLACK KNIGHTS: On the Bloody Road to Baghdad (2003) Times, Sunday Times (2016)
They nest under the eaves of the house and can trace their lineage back for centuries longer than the house's human custodians.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Because mutations in the mitochondrial chromosome happen at random, more of them might by chance happen in one mitochondrial lineage than in another.The Runaway Brain: the Evolution of Human Uniqueness (1993)
In a people who traced their lineage back to a pair of wolves and washed their clothes in urine, is any of this really any wonder?Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The hero can trace his lineage back to the Egyptians and looks exactly like an ancestor of 2000 years ago.Into Africa - a social history of the East African Safari (1989)
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