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English definition of “bloodline”

bloodline

noun [C]     /ˈblʌd.laɪn/
all the members of a family group of people or animals over a period of time , especially when considering their shared family characteristics : Ismailis believe that a bloodline joins the Aga Khan to Mohammed . This is a pedigree poodle - her bloodline is pure .Ancestors and descendants
(Definition of bloodline noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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