from The Century Dictionary.
- Pertaining to or characteristic of a clan in which descent is reckoned from mother to children: opposed to agnatic, which designates clans in which descent is reckoned from father to children.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
enate(related through female line).
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adjective related on the mother's side
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