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inherit
Part of Speech: verb
Results: 5
1. To take or hold a possession, property, estate, or rights by inheritance.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To receive or take by birth; to have by nature; to derive or acquire from ancestors, as mental or physical qualities; as, he inherits a strong constitution, a tendency to disease, etc.
2. To come into possession of; to possess; to own; to enjoy as a possession.
3. To put in possession of.
Part of Speech: noun
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