male parent


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Noun1.male parent - a male parent (also used as a term of address to your father)male parent - a male parent (also used as a term of address to your father); "his father was born in Atlanta"
dad, dada, daddy, pa, papa, pappa, pop - an informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk
father-in-law - the father of your spouse
old man - an informal term for your father
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
pater - an informal use of the Latin word for father; sometimes used by British schoolboys or used facetiously
female parent, mother - a woman who has given birth to a child (also used as a term of address to your mother); "the mother of three children"
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Since the process involves no contribution of genetic material from a male parent, the offspring are genetic clones of the mother.
Hence, in Pakistan it is common practice that a male parent or guardian contracts the minor child in marriage without her or his consent.
Further, she said that the young male parent is encouraged to attend the different sessions such as life skills training, breastfeeding, among others.
A possible explanation is the heritage of genes of resistance of the male parent ('Mombaca') in progeny 2.
The age of parent tigress was 13 years while male parent tiger was 9 years old at the start of the study i.
The male parent was Phalaenopsis '462', whose flowers were creamy white overlaid with large waxy magenta spots.
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.
When multiple paternities were involved, male parent contribution to the brood was relatively even.
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).
The male parent will attempt to distract intruders by hovering almost vertically and spreading its white-tipped tail feathers.
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.
Out of six cultivars five were produced when CP 68-1067 was used as a female parent and one (CP 80-1743) when used as male parent.