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Lineage

Definition(s)

1: Descent in a line from a common progenitor. 2: A group of individuals descended from a common ancestor (replication in T cell lineages).

Definition from: Merriam-Webster's Medical DictionaryThis link leads to a site outside Genetics Home Reference. by Merriam-Webster Inc.

See also Understanding Medical Terminology.

 
Published: December 16, 2014