matrilineal

US [ˌmætriˈlɪniəl]
UK [.mætri'lɪniəl]
  • adj.母系的;基于母系的
  • Web母系社会;母系制;母系型社会
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母系的;基于母系的used to describe the relationship between mother and children that continues in a family with each generation, or sth that is based on this relationship
She traced her family history by matrilineal descent(= starting with her mother, her mother's mother, etc.) .
她按母系血统追溯她的家族史。

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