|part of speech:
||a chart or record showing the ancestors and lines of hereditary descent of a person or group; family tree.
In studying his genealogy, he discovered that his great grandparents had had seven children.
- similar words:
- ancestry, pedigree
||the techniques and methods of determining ancestry.
Her interest in genealogy was sparked while researching her own family background.
||ancestry, blood, lineage, pedigree
||genealogical (adj.), genealogically (adv.), genealogist (n.)