female parent


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Noun1.female parent - a woman who has given birth to a child (also used as a term of address to your mother)female parent - a woman who has given birth to a child (also used as a term of address to your mother); "the mother of three children"
ma, mama, mamma, mom, momma, mommy, mummy, mum, mammy - informal terms for a mother
mater - an informal use of the Latin word for mother; sometimes used by British schoolboys or used facetiously
mother-in-law - the mother of your spouse
parent - a father or mother; one who begets or one who gives birth to or nurtures and raises a child; a relative who plays the role of guardian
para I, primipara - (obstetrics) woman who has been delivered of a child for the first time
puerpera - a woman in childbirth or shortly thereafter
quadripara - (obstetrics) woman who has given birth to a viable infant in each of four pregnancies
quintipara - (obstetrics) woman who has given birth to a viable infant in each of five pregnancies
supermom - an informal term for a mother who can combine childcare and full-time employment
surrogate mother - a woman who bears a child for a couple where the wife is unable to do so; "a surrogate mother is artificially inseminated with the father's semen and carries the fetus to term"
begetter, father, male parent - a male parent (also used as a term of address to your father); "his father was born in Atlanta"
References in classic literature ?
Miss Dearborn commonly went home with a headache, and never left her bed during the rest of the afternoon or evening; and the casual female parent who attended the exercises sat on a front bench with beads of cold sweat on her forehead, listening to the all-too-familiar halts and stammers.
The humble calling of her female parent Miss Sharp never alluded to, but used to state subsequently that the Entrechats were a noble family of Gascony, and took great pride in her descent from them.
Mitchell Nance required lawyers to inform him if an adoption case involved an LGBTQ couple so that he could recuse himself, noting that he did not believe a "performing homosexual" would be a good fit for a child because "the divinely created order of nature is that each human being has a male parent and a female parent.
The enzyme was also able to distinguish the hybrids from their female parent.
Patricia Tobias, WVMC Medical Specialist II and Chairperson of the Program for Young Parents (PYP), said that they ensure the active involvement of not only the young female parent in all the activities of the PYP but also their male partner.
Phalaenopsis '20' was characterized by creamy yellow flowers with small mahogany spots, medium-sized leaves, and slight fragrance, and it was used as the female parent of the population.
In the three-way sorghum hybrids three lines are used since the female parent is a male-sterile cross of an A- line and a B- non isogenic line, and the male parent is an R- line.
The female parent took off shortly after the hatching to begin her southward migration, leaving the male to raise the chicks.
In Table 1, Rows 3-7 concern the eligible types of parents to whom parentage can be transferred: a heterosexual couple (Row 3); a lesbian couple (Row 4); a gay male couple (Row 5); a single female parent (Row 6); and a single male parent (Row 7).
Chloroplasts carry their own DNA, containing more than 100 genes, and are typically inherited from the female parent.
In his talk on April 22 at the Marco Polo Hotel, Ortigas, Ancheta said infertility may be caused by the male parent, the female parent, combined, or an unexplained influence.