generation

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  • Such systems are not generally passed on from one generation to the next.
  • The complete narrow-body fleet has been replaced by next-generation aircraft.
  • In appearance the car remains very similar to the previous generation.
  • One may not marry the children of a man of the same generation.
  • The company is a third generation family-owned and operated company.
  • This is higher than some other systems for energy generation.
  • A small amount of natural gas is used for domestic power generation.
  • The farm they own was passed down by generations including an old one room school house.
  • His stock remained low for a generation after his death.
  • This official name becomes accepted by society and future generations without question.
  • Different generations may have different experiences at similar points in their own time-lines.
  • The newspaper has been published by the same family for five generations.
  • Work immediately began on a new and improved second-generation machine.
  • Despite their size, several generations of families were raised in such houses.
  • From the late 1960s the post war generation gained political influence.
  • The family was large, and several generations have lived in this city.
  • Illinois has seen growing interest in the use of wind power for electrical generation.
  • These messages are sent to other devices where they control sound generation and other features.
  • This working condition may eventually lead to low power generation efficiency.
  • Natural gas-fired power plants typically account for more than one-half of state electricity generation.
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Meaning of generation

  • noun Group of genetically related organisms constituting a single step in the line of descent
  • noun The normal time between successive generations
    they had to wait a generation for that prejudice to fade
  • noun A stage of technological development or innovation
    the third generation of computers
  • noun The production of heat or electricity
    dams were built for the generation of electricity
  • noun The act of producing offspring or multiplying by such production