Last modified on 29 May 2014, at 14:11

cognatic

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

cognate +‎ -ic

AdjectiveEdit

cognatic (not comparable)

  1. Of or relating to a mode of descent calculated from an ancestor or ancestress through any combination of male and female links, or a system of bilateral kinship where relations are traced through both father and mother.

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