Descendant facts for kids

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The term descendant or descendent has several meanings, some of which are listed below. As a noun, it must be spelled "descendant".

Primary meaning:

It can also mean, by extension:

  • A type of object that developed from another object existing before it.
  • descendant (astrology), the point directly opposite from the ascendant, or Rising Sign



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