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lineage
used in Rose Red

4 uses
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Definition
the blood line traced from family members to their ancestors; or the people related in that line
  • I wonder if it took another man's death to create in him a desire to extend his lineage, or if one had nothing to do with the other?
    2 — 1907 (39% in)
  • I am now the vehicle through which to deliver him his lineage, and any other will be bastard.
    3 — 1908 (15% in)
  • And he will be loath to stop it, to even tryfor my legs shall close upon his lineage forever, like a springed trap.
    3 — 1908 (30% in)
  • It appears John is far more interested in protecting his precious lineage, his heir, than his daughter with the withered arm and silent tongue.
    7 — 1915-1916 (60% in)

There are no more uses of "lineage" in Rose Red.

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