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(n) a system of inheritance in which the whole property, wealth, every title and office, and in the case of royals, the throne, passed exclusively to the eldest son. This forced the younger sons to earn a living in the military, the clergy or the industry. Origin: L primus, first + gen-, birth => 'first-born.'

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