[jee-nee-ol-uh-jee, -al-, jen-ee-]
a record or account of the ancestry and descent of a person, family, group, etc.
the study of family ancestries and histories.
descent from an original form or progenitor; lineage; ancestry.
Biology. a group of individuals or species having a common ancestry: The various species of Darwin's finches form a closely knit genealogy.
This article is about the study of family lineage and history. For the philosophical
technique developed by Nietzsche and Foucault, see Genealogy (philosophy).
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