What does progeny mean?

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ˈprɒdʒ ə niproge·ny

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. offspring, progeny, issue(noun)

    the immediate descendants of a person

    "she was the mother of many offspring"; "he died without issue"

Wiktionary

  1. progeny(Noun)

    offspring or descendants.

    I treasure this 5 generation photograph of my great-great grandmother and her progeny.

  2. progeny(Noun)

    result of a creative effort

    His dissertation is his most important intellectual progeny to date.

  3. Origin: From progenie, from progenies.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Progeny(noun)

    descendants of the human kind, or offspring of other animals; children; offspring; race, lineage

  2. Origin: [OE. progenie, F. prognie, fr. L. progenies, fr. progignere. See Progenitor.]

Freebase

  1. Progeny

    Progeny is an American science fiction film released in 1999. It was directed by Brian Yuzna and written by Aubrey Solomon and Stuart Gordon. The film stars Arnold Vosloo as Dr. Craig Burton, Jillian McWhirter as Sherry Burton, Brad Dourif as Dr. Bert Clavell and Lindsay Crouse as Dr. Susan Lamarche.

How to pronounce progeny?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say progeny in sign language?

  1. progeny

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of progeny in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of progeny in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of progeny in a Sentence

  1. Lee Tien:

    The genome isn't just about you -- it contains information about your parents, your siblings, and your own progeny, so from a privacy standpoint, DNA data is a far more sensitive kind of health information than a sports injury, and it challenges our conventional norms of consent because you're effectively making decisions about other people's DNA.

  2. Natan Bar-Chama:

    Sperm DNA from obese or marijuana-exposed animal models and men demonstrate alterations that are transferred to the progeny and can result in increased risk for cancer, effects on behavior, birth defects and overall long-term health repercussions, men need to appreciate that their lifestyle behaviors may not only affect their ability to initiate a healthy pregnancy but, just as importantly, affect the future well-being of their child -- something that has clear lifelong repercussions and that should be seriously considered prior to initialing fatherhood.

Images & Illustrations of progeny

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