Word:

Agnation

Ag`na´tion
n.1.(Civil Law) Consanguinity by a line of males only, as distinguished from cognation.
Noun1.agnation - line of descent traced through the paternal side of the family
Synonyms: patrilineage

AGNATION, in descents. The relation by blood which exists between such males as are descended from the same father; in distinction from cognation or consanguinity, which includes the descendants from females. This term is principally used in the civil law.

patrilineage, unilateral descent
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agnise
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