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descent (n):
the act of changing your location in a downward direction
descent (n):
properties attributable to your ancestry
Samples
he comes from good origins
descent (n):
a movement downward
descent (n):
the descendants of one individual
Samples
his entire lineage has been warriors
Related Words: lineparentage
descent (n):
a downward slope or bend
Related Words: declensiondeclinationdeclinedeclivityfall
descent (n):
the kinship relation between an individual and the individual's progenitors
Related Words: filiation
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Those who live in glass houses should not throw stones

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People with obvious faults should not criticse the faults of others because they are themselves targets for criticism


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