lineal consanguinity

Definition of "lineal consanguinity"
  1. The blood relationship where one person is a direct descendant of another person, such as a child and parent or grandparent
How to use "lineal consanguinity" in a sentence
  1. His claim to the inheritance rests on lineal consanguinity since he is the deceased's grandson.
  2. She determined her eligibility for the throne through lineal consanguinity.
  3. The will stated that assets would be distributed based on lineal consanguinity.

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