linage

noun
lin·​age | \ˈlī-nij \
variants: or less commonly

Definition of linage 

: the number of lines of printed or written matter

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These examples may be more than 250 years apart, but in short, but illuminating captions, Siegler traces their linage. Agatha French, latimes.com, "'Signs of Resistance' celebrates the history of American protest art," 15 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of linage

1884, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of linage was in 1884

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