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primogenitor

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a person who is several generations earlier in an individual's line of descent
  • the family held a huge reunion to mark the 200th anniviersary of their primogenitors' arrival in America

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“Primogenitor.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/primogenitor. Accessed 16 December 2019.

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