Primogenitureship Pri`mo*gen"i*ture*ship, n. The state or privileges of the firstborn. --Burke. [1913 Webster]

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  • primogenitureship — pri·mo·gen·i·ture·ship …   English syllables

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  • primogeniture — primogenitary, primogenital, adj. primogenitureship, n. /pruy meuh jen i cheuhr, choor /, n. 1. the state or fact of being the firstborn of children of the same parents. 2. Law. the system of inheritance or succession by the firstborn,… …   Universalium

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