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heritage

noun

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1 an inherited or established way of thinking, feeling, or doing
  • hospitality is a cherished Southern heritage

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2 something that is or may be inherited
  • this farm is my heritage from my father, as it was for him from his father

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The first known use of heritage was in the 13th century

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heritages

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“Heritage.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/heritage. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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