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Verb: hand down  hand dawn
  1. Passed on, as by inheritance
    "This ring was handed down through many generations"
Adjective: hand-down
  1. Passed on from one person to another
    "not too proud to wear hand-down clothes";
    - hand-me-down

Derived forms: hands down, handing down, handed down

See also: hand, old

Type of: pass on