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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I was touched by the letter from the grandma who wrote in regarding the male parent of her grandchildren undergoing gender reassignment (Dear Coleen, July 2).
Today, Kenyans join other countries in marking Father's Day, where the role of the male parent in society will be celebrated.
Haploid ESCs containing only a male parent's DNA were modified to delete seven key imprinted regions.
Also, since Christ was conceived by the Virgin Mary, his only ancestors would have been her maternal family as he did not have a male parent.
Irradiation of male parent pollen before cross-pollinations resulted in the induction of mutations in cotton (Haidar and Aslam, 2016).
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.
Hence, in Pakistan it is common practice that a male parent or guardian contracts the minor child in marriage without her or his consent.
In addition to these two parameters, other relevant information includes the nature of the reciprocal effect, which indicates that the genotype exhibits different behavior when used as the male parent or as the female parent in a hybrid combination.
DMI: downy mildew incidence; FWT: flowering time; PH: plant height; PL: panicle length; PDIA: panicle diameter; PT: productive tillers; TGW: 1000-grain weight; PY: panicle yield; GY: grain yield; GC[A.sub.m]: general combining ability for male parent; GC[A.sub.f]: general combining ability for female parent; SCA: specific combining ability.
The age of parent tigress was 13 years while male parent tiger was 9 years old at the start of the study i.e., July 2012.
The male parent was Phalaenopsis '462', whose flowers were creamy white overlaid with large waxy magenta spots.