primogeniture Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “primogeniture” in the English Dictionary

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primogeniturenoun [U]

uk   /ˌpraɪ.məʊˈdʒen.ɪ.tʃər/  us   /-moʊˈdʒen.ɪ.tʃɚ/ specialized
the ​custom by which all of a family's ​property goes to the ​oldestson when the ​fatherdies
(Definition of primogeniture from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “primogeniture”
in Chinese (Simplified) 长嗣继承权(或制)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 長子繼承權(或制)…
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