male offspring


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Noun1.male offspring - a child who is malemale offspring - a child who is male      
male person, male - a person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies
child, kid - a human offspring (son or daughter) of any age; "they had three children"; "they were able to send their kids to college"
son, boy - a male human offspring; "their son became a famous judge"; "his boy is taller than he is"
female offspring - a child who is female
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Garth, accustomed to these obstructive arguments from her male offspring. Having finished her pies, she moved towards the clothes-horse, and said, "Come here and tell me the story I told you on Wednesday, about Cincinnatus."
Summary: Washington DC [USA], May 30 (ANI): Stress during early pregnancy is linked to reduced reproductive function in male offspring, a recent study suggests.
In the Book of Numbers, that plague is given as the reason why the firstborn sons of Jewish mothers, as well as the firstborn male offspring of kosher animals owned by Jews, are consecrated to God: "On the day that I smote all the firstborn in the land of Egypt I sanctified for Me all the firstborn in Israel, both man and beast."
The latter's decades-long one-child policy as well as cultural preference for male offspring has resulted in its 'missing women' phenomenon, forcing many Chinese men to look for spouses abroad.
Survival rate of female offspring is more than male offspring that survive after selection procedure.
Spontaneous locomotor activities of animals fed with either SD or HFD was comparable in both female and male offspring (Fig.
Participants were the original mothers (2,390 women), recruited when they were pregnant (1990 to 1992), and their female offspring or female partners of male offspring who became pregnant (180 women) in 2012 to 2016.
The ruling was a welcome move for boy-child rights crusaders, who have in the past opined that the male offspring has been forgotten as more attention is shown on girls, while other people felt it was too harsh on the woman.
It states that only the male offspring will be able to inherit their dad's title.
A couple of days back, a teenage mother in Charsadda was brutally killed by her in-laws for not being able to bear a male offspring for her in-laws.
A report published by the Endocrine Society found that male mice pre-natally exposed to the chemical had less testosterone and fewer sperm than mice that were not, with their male offspring suffering similar abnormalities.
A report published by the Endocrine Society found that male mice prenatally exposed to a chemical routinely found in consumer products had less testosterone and fewer sperm than mice that were not, with their male offspring suffering similar abnormalities.