progeny

  • 1 Progeny — can refer to: *A genetic descendant or offspring *An academic progeny (see student);Other uses *Progeny Linux Systems * Progeny (Stargate Atlantis) an episode of the television series Stargate Atlantis * Progeny a song on the Celtic Frost album… …

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  • 2 Progeny — Prog e*ny, n. [OE. progenie, F. prog[ e]nie, fr. L. progenies, fr. progignere. See {Progenitor}.] Descendants of the human kind, or offspring of other animals; children; offspring; race, lineage. Issued from the progeny of kings. Shak. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 progeny — progeny. См. потомство. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …

    Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • 4 progeny — I noun bloodline, brood, children, descendants, family, fruit, heirs, issue, line, lineage, offspring, posterity, progenies, scions, seed, sons, stock, succeeding generations, tribe, young II index child, children, descendant …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 progeny — c.1300, from O.Fr. progenie (13c.), from L. progenies descendants, offspring, from progignere beget, from pro forth (see PRO (Cf. pro )) + gignere to produce, beget (see GENUS (Cf. genus)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 progeny — *offspring, young, issue, descendant, posterity Antonyms: progenitor …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 7 progeny — [n] offspring begats, breed, children, descendants, family, get*, issue, kids*, lineage, posterity, progeniture, race, scions, seed, stock, young; concepts 296,414 Ant. parent …

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  • 8 progeny — ► NOUN (treated as sing. or pl. ) ▪ offspring. ORIGIN Old French progenie, from Latin progignere beget …

    English terms dictionary

  • 9 progeny — [präj′ə nē] n. pl. progenies [ME progenie < MFr < L progenies, descent, lineage, race, family < progignere: see PROGENITOR] children, descendants, or offspring collectively; issue …

    English World dictionary

  • 10 Progeny — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Progeny est le mot anglais signifiant progéniture : Progeny Debian, une distribution commerciale de Ian Murdock du projet Debian, et du Linux Core… …

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  • 11 progeny — [[t]prɒ̱ʤəni[/t]] 1) N PLURAL: usu with poss You can refer to a person s children or to an animal s young as their progeny. [FORMAL] Davis was never loquacious on the subject of his progeny. Syn: offspring 2) N PLURAL: usu with poss The progeny… …

    English dictionary

  • 12 Progeny — The children and other descendants. For example one might say that the progeny of someone with a genetic (inherited) condition such as Huntington disease are themselves at risk for the disease. The word progeny is the progeny of the Latin verb… …

    Medical dictionary

  • 13 progeny — prog|e|ny [ˈprɔdʒıni US ˈpra: ] n [U] [Date: 1200 1300; : Old French; Origin: progenie, from Latin progenies, from progignere; PROGENITOR] 1.) formal the babies of animals or plants = ↑offspring 2.) someone s children used humorously = ↑offspring …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 progeny — noun a) offspring or descendants. I treasure this 5 generation photograph of my great great grandmother and her progeny. b) result of a creative effort His dissertation is his most important intellectual progeny to date. See Also: progenitor …

    Wiktionary

  • 15 progeny — noun (U) 1 technical or formal the descendants of a person, animal, or plant form, or the things that can develop from something else: The drug resistant cells progeny are also drug resistant. 2 old fashioned or humorous someone s children: Sarah …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 progeny — /proj euh nee/, n., pl. progeny or, for plants or animals, progenies. 1. a descendant or offspring, as a child, plant, or animal. 2. such descendants or offspring collectively. 3. something that originates or results from something else; outcome; …

    Universalium

  • 17 progeny — noun genetic traits passed on from parent to progeny Syn: offspring, young, babies, children, sons and daughters, family, brood; descendants, heirs, scions; Law issue; archaic seed, fruit of one s loins …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 18 progeny —   Welo, pua, kamali i, keiki, kawowo, ano ano.    ♦ Source of progeny, kumu ho olaha …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • 19 progeny — palikuonys statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Individai, susidarę kaip konkrečios kryžminimo kombinacijos padarinys. atitikmenys: angl. offspring; progeny rus. потомство …

    Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • 20 progeny — palikuonys statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Vienos biologinės šeimos nariai, turintys bendrus tėvus. atitikmenys: angl. offspring; progeny rus. потомство …

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