Lineally
Lineally Lin"e*al*ly (l[i^]n"[-e]*al*l[y^]), adv. In a lineal manner; as, the prince is lineally descended from the Conqueror. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • lineally — lineal ► ADJECTIVE 1) in a direct line of descent or ancestry. 2) linear. DERIVATIVES lineally adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • lineally — adverb by an unbroken line of descent she is related lineally to the Royal Family • Derived from adjective: ↑lineal …   Useful english dictionary

  • lineally — adverb see lineal …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • lineally — See lineal. * * * …   Universalium

  • lineally — adverb (Genealogy) By direct descent …   Wiktionary

  • lineally — adv. in a lineal way; by a continuous line of descent …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lineally — lin·eal·ly …   English syllables

  • lineally — See: lineal …   English dictionary

  • come down lineally — index descend Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • lineal — lineally, adv. /lin ee euhl/, adj. 1. being in the direct line, as a descendant or ancestor, or in a direct line, as descent or succession. 2. of or transmitted by lineal descent. 3. linear. [1350 1400; ME < LL linealis. See LINE1, AL1] * * * …   Universalium

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