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noun [countable/uncountable] [usually singular] heritage pronunciation in American English /ˈherɪtɪdʒ/
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  1. the art, buildings, traditions, and beliefs that a society considers important to its history and culture
    Ireland’s rich musical heritage
    a need for African-Americans to preserve their African heritage

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