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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Relating to or characteristic of or befitting a guardian; Designating the generation of organisms from which hybrid offspring are produced.

Usage examples (38)
  • parental guidance
  • What we term parental affection is, I believe, in part an outgrowth of this feeling of responsibility.
  • Steve L #80: is there evidence for long-term parental care in T. rex?
  • On the whole, it reflected Jack's childhood, which was lacking in parental attention. for more
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