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progeniture

Line breaks: pro|geni¦ture
Pronunciation: /prə(ʊ)ˈdʒɛnɪtʃə/

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Definition of progeniture in English:

noun

[mass noun] formal
1The production of offspring; procreation.
1.1Progeny; offspring.

Origin

late 15th century: from progenit- 'begotten' (from the verb progignere) + -ure.

Words that rhyme with progeniture

primogeniture

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