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Definitions of inheritance:

part of speech: noun

That which is or may be inherited: an estate derived from an ancestor: hereditary descent: natural gift: possession.

part of speech: noun

Possessions which may descend to an heir; reception of possession; hereditary estate.

part of speech: noun

The act of coming into a property handed down by ancestors or others; that which is received from an ancestor or other person; a possession or blessing, especially one bestowed.

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