Pedigree – meaning of the word and examples

A list of the parents and other relations of an animal. (Cambridge Dictionary)

A person’s family history, education, and experience, or the history of an idea or activity: (Cambridge Dictionary)

The record of descent of an animal, showing it to be pure-bred. (Oxford Dictionaries)

The recorded ancestry or lineage of a person or family. (Oxford Dictionaries)

A register recording a line of ancestors. (Merriam – Webster)

An ancestral line: Lineage. (Merriam – Webster)

The origin and the history of something. (Merriam – Webster)

If a dog, cat, or other animal has a pedigree, its ancestors are known and recorded. An animal is considered to have a good pedigree when all its known ancestors are of the same type. (Collins Dictionary)

pedigree animal is descended from animals which have all been of a particular type, and is therefore considered to be of good quality. (Collins Dictionary)

Examples

Investigation: A Human Pedigree Introduction: A sex. 

https://studylib.net/doc/6733360/investigation--a-human-pedigree-introduction--a-sex

Are there different types of genealogy pedigree chart?

http://myfamilyhistorygenealogy.com/different-types-genealogy-pedigree-chart/

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this:
search previous next tag category expand menu location phone mail time cart zoom edit close