adjective he·red·i·ta·ble \hə̇ˈredətəbəl, heˈ-, ¦herə¦dit-\

Definition of hereditable

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Origin and Etymology of hereditable

Middle French, from Late Latin hereditare to inherit (from Latin hered-, heres heir) + -abilis -able — more at heir

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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