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- adj. of the male line; patrilineal
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Pertaining to descent by the male line of ancestors.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Characterized by or pertaining to descent by the male line of ancestors. See agnate.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. related on the father's side
From the Latin agnatus, a relative on the father's side. (Wiktionary)