Example sentences for: descendants

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

  • Sure, you will find more Africans or descendants of Africans standing on the podiums at the end of Olympic track events.

  • With Africana , where Gates and Appiah, rather sentimentally and opportunistically, see themselves as the descendants of Du Bois, whose unfilled dream was to produce such a book, Gates seems to have cornered the market on black reference books that shape the canon of black studies, that define the field and its major players.

  • His work is more influential today than ever; recent German documentarians of a cataloging persuasion, such as Bernd and Hilla Becher and Thomas Struth, are his lineal descendants.

  • The letter's name, aitch, goes back to Old French ache , from a late Latin accha, ahha , or aha -- all or any of them descendants of an earlier Latin ha .

  • P. putida strain To8 and one other unclassified pseudomonad strain [ 36 ] . P. stutzeri and P. putida are closely related, both belonging to rRNA homology group I [ 37 ] , so they may be descendants of the original pseudomonad that acquired moeZ by LGT.

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