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.
Chloroplasts carry their own DNA, containing more than 100 genes, and are typically inherited from the female parent.
The average UESF participant is a single female parent living in Philadelphia, having between 1 and 3 children, and an average annual income of just over $13,000.
Both partners understand the difficulties their children might face being raised without a female parent.
A female parent said: "I'm thinking of giving my children home schooling.
If either the male or female parent is lost, the remaining parent will increase their nestling food provisioning rate.
The purportedly resistant cabbage was provided by Syngenta Seeds (Basel, CH), identified as 'White' and was developed as a cytoplasmic male sterile hybrid whose female parent was 'Izalco' and whose male parent was derived from a triple-cross.
Most personal influences were not significant for either group, including the influence of a male or female working the field, female parent, both parents (a combined influence), and high school counselors.
maxima were similar to the female parent, which indicated that the F1 in both crosses may be gynogens (Jiang et al.
Buckley then described pushing himself out the car doorwell as a female parent intervened, telling him to calm down.
The parents of this chick were siblings, and the female parent was the same as for the chick in case 1.
Naven regretted answering "mother" for the question "What m is a female parent and is silent?