Significado de “hereditary” - en el Diccionario Inglés


hereditary en inglés

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uk /hɪˈred.ɪ.tər.i/ us /həˈred.ə.ter.i/

(of characteristics or diseases) passed from the genes of a parent to a child, or (of titles and positions in society) passed from parent to a child as a right:

a hereditary disease
Depression is often hereditary.
It is a hereditary title, so Mark Howard will become Sir Mark Howard on his father's death.

(Definición de hereditary del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

hereditary en inglés americano

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hereditaryadjective [ not gradable ]

us /həˈred·ɪˌter·i/

caused by or having to do with heredity

(Definición de hereditary del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)