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pass down something

phrasal verb with pass  us   /pæs/ verb
to give something to someone who is ​younger, less ​important, or at a ​lowerlevel than you: The word being passed down from the ​leadership is that the ​polls are ​showing good ​results.pass down If ​property, ​diseases, or ​biologicalconditions pass down, they go from ​parents to ​children: Should I pass down ​wealth now or ​wait until I ​die?
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