Example sentences for: descendants

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

  • Hemochromatosis is common among northwestern European peoples and their descendants.

  • The city of some 55,000 as it exists today derives much more from the town built by Anglos who have been attracted here since the mid nineteenth century than from the Spanish-Mexican colonists and their descendants who populated the tiny frontier capital for over two centuries previously.

  • However, sixteenth-century Spaniards and their descendants were too literal about their religion and too indifferent to nature to be inspired by sunsets.

  • Perhaps less obvious examples of niche construction are the many types of migration and cultural evolution that, like physical transformations, cause the organism's descendants to experience a different selective environment.

  • Most descendants of the German pioneers, however, Frenchified their names, thus Delmaire was originally Edelmeyer and Fauquel was Vogel.

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