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inheritable

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adjective in·her·it·able \in-ˈher-ə-tə-bəl, -ˈhe-rə-\

Definition of inheritable

  1. 1 :  capable of being inherited :  transmissible <an inheritable title>

  2. 2 :  capable of taking by inheritance <the eldest son is inheritable to the crown>

inheritability play \-ˌher-ə-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē, -ˌhe-rə-\ noun
inheritableness play \-ˈher-ə-tə-bəl-nəs, -ˈhe-rə-\ noun


Examples of inheritable in a sentence

  1. <eye color is an inheritable trait>



15th Century

First Known Use of inheritable

15th century


Medical Dictionary

inheritable

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adjective in·her·it·able \in-ˈher-ət-ə-bəl\

Medical Definition of inheritable

  1. :  capable of being transmitted from parent to offspring genetically

inheritability \-ˌher-ət-ə-ˈbil-ət-ē\play noun plural inheritabilities



Law Dictionary

inheritable

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adjective in·her·it·able \in-ˈher-i-tə-bəl\

Legal Definition of inheritable

  1. 1 :  capable of being inherited

  2. 2 :  capable of taking by inheritance

inheritability \in-ˌher-i-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ play noun
inheritableness noun



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