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an·ces·tral

 (ăn-sĕs′trəl)
adj.
Of, relating to, or evolved from an ancestor or ancestors.

an·ces′tral·ly adv.

ancestral

(ænˈsɛstrəl)
adj
of, inherited from, or derived from ancestors: his ancestral home.
n
(Logic) logic a relation that holds between x and y if there is a chain of instances of a given relation leading from x to y. Thus the ancestral of parent of is ancestor of, since x is the ancestor of y if and only if x is a parent of…a parent of…a parent of y
anˈcestrally adv

an•ces•tral

(ænˈsɛs trəl)

adj.
1. pertaining to ancestors; descending or claimed from ancestors.
2. serving as a forerunner or inspiration.
[1425–75; late Middle English < Middle French]
an•ces′tral•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.ancestral - inherited or inheritable by established rules (usually legal rules) of descentancestral - inherited or inheritable by established rules (usually legal rules) of descent; "ancestral home"; "ancestral lore"; "hereditary monarchy"; "patrimonial estate"; "transmissible tradition"
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
heritable, inheritable - capable of being inherited; "inheritable traits such as eye color"; "an inheritable title"
2.ancestral - of or belonging to or inherited from an ancestor

ancestral

ancestral

adjective
Of or from one's ancestors:
Translations
خاص بِالسَّلَف أو الأجْداد
po předcích
for-/ættfeîra-
po predkoch
atalara ait

ancestral

[ænˈsestrəl]
A. ADJancestral
B. CPD ancestral home Ncasa f solariega

ancestral

[ænˈsɛstrəl] adj [home, land, spirit, roots] → ancestral(e)

ancestral

adjseiner/ihrer Vorfahren; ancestral homeStammsitz m

ancestral

[ænˈsɛstrl] adj (of family) → avito/a; (of former times) → ancestrale, atavico/a
ancestral home → casa avita

ancestor

(ˈӕnsistə) , ((American) -ses-) feminine ˈancestress noun
a person who was a member of one's family a long time ago and from whom one is descended.
anˈcestral (-ˈses-) adjective
ˈancestryplural ˈancestries noun
a line of ancestors coming down to one's parents. He is of noble ancestry.
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Regarding legal security over land; more than 34 thousand properties were integrated into the rural cadastral base; granting 18 thousand individual titles of property and 38 titles granted to native communities, that for the first time received a document that accredits them the property of the lands that they lead ancestrally.
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