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"
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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.
The individual dwarf female parent trees are now being tagged by PCA technicians.
My female parent's interest in astronomy stemmed from her maternal uncle, Mirza Muhammad Rasheed, who in his day and age was a celebrated star gazer and had acquired fame by publishing a book called 'Sair e Aflaak' or 'A Stroll through the Skies'.
A female parent has reported an ISB board member to police, claiming he used threatening behaviour towards her during a meeting between ISB staff and executive committee members at the school.
Usually, during the normal process of fertilization, the embryo receives half of the genetic material from the male parent and half from the female parent. That is why you have traits from your mother and your father.
This latest finding in the marine fish breeding field enables the female parent fish to produce more eggs to obtain fish seeds.
After threshing, [F.sub.1] seeds from the same female parent were bulked and used as [F.sub.1] hybrids.
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. However, it was failed to detect the off types in the parental lines and in the hybrids.