"progenitor" Definition


  1. n. An ancestor in the direct line; a forefather.

Dictionary Stats for "progenitor"

Position in dictionary: 78420 of 111710 words.
Word Types: n.,
Words that start with progenitor: 2
Words that end with progenitor: 1
Words that contain progenitor: 2
Next words in dictionary: progenitorship, progenitress, progeniture, progeny, progged
Previous words in dictionary: progeneration, progenerate, prog, profusive, profusion

Definition of progenitor

See all english dictionary definitions, the word type, and other useful information for the word "progenitor". The definition of the word "progenitor" is pulled from the 1913 edition of Webster's Unabridged Dictionary. The meaning of this word, and other stats related to "progenitor", including the position in the dictionary, the number of words that contain, start and end with, and stats related to this word are also extracted from this dictionary version.