generation

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gen·er·a·tion

noun \ˌjen-ə-ˈrā-shən\

Definition of GENERATION

1
a : a body of living beings constituting a single step in the line of descent from an ancestor b : a group of individuals born and living contemporaneously
2
: the average span of time between the birth of parents and that of their offspring
3
: the action or process of producing offspring : procreation
gen·er·a·tion·al \-shnəl, -shən-əl\ adjective

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