passed on, as by inheritance;
"This ring was handed down through many generations"
- Many old legends were handed down from generation by mouth.
- The city council will hand down the budget on Monday.
- The life history of the individual is first and foremost an accommodation to the patterns and standards traditionally handed down in his community.
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