pat·ri·lin·eal adjective \ˌpa-trə-ˈli-nē-əl\
: relating to, based on, or tracing descent through the paternal line <a patrilineal society>
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pat·ri·lin·eal adjective \ˌpa-trə-ˈlin-ē-əl\ (Medical Dictionary)
: relating to, based on, or tracing descent through the paternal line <patrilineal society>
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