progeny Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"progeny" in British English

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progenynoun [plural]

uk   /ˈprɒdʒ.ə.ni/  us   /ˈprɑː.dʒə-/ formal
the ​young or offspring of a ​person, ​animal, or ​plant: His ​numerous progeny are ​scattered all over the ​country.
(Definition of progeny from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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progenynoun [U]

 us   /ˈprɑdʒ·ə·ni/
the ​young of a ​person, ​animal, or ​plant; offspring : Housewives ​chasedtheir progeny out-of-doors.
(Definition of progeny from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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