Example sentences for: descendant

How can you use “descendant” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • For L1 elements that have 3'-transduced sequence, sibling, progenitor, and/or descendant L1s can be identified by comparing the transduced sequence to the sequence downstream of other L1 elements in the genome.

  • Babur the Tiger, descendant of Timur the Lame and of Genghis Khan, accepted their welcome but made no promises.

  • Finally, he is devoted to his maternal grandmother, a descendant of a dishworship of Scots .

  • His father, Hirohito, was until 1946 considered a divinity, the living descendant of the gods that created Japan (or ancient Yamato, as it is more evocatively known).

  • The CIA The CIA is a descendant of the Office of Strategic Services (OSS), which President Roosevelt created early in World War II after having first thought the FBI might take that role.

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