English adjective: hereditary
|1.||hereditary occurring among members of a family usually by heredity|
|Samples||An inherited disease.|
Genetically transmitted features.
|Synonyms||familial, genetic, inherited, transmissible, transmitted|
|2.||hereditary inherited or inheritable by established rules (usually legal rules) of descent|
|Synonyms||ancestral, patrimonial, transmissible|
|Domain category||jurisprudence, law|