Definitions for "descendants"
all of the offspring of a given progenitor.
progeny, offspring.
From XML Path Language (XPath) ( 1999-11-16) The descendants of a node are the children of the node and the descendants of the children of the node.
All of the children of a sheet or an output record, and all of their descendants, recursively.
A person's children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and so on.
The lineal descendants of an individual include those who are born or adopted by the decedent.
Descendants of a library unit relation are the inverse of the ancestor relation.
Keywords:  someone, form
Those who descend form someone.