Paternal

• (a.) Of or pertaining to a father; fatherly; showing the disposition of a father; guiding or instructing as a father; as, paternal care. • (a.) Received or derived from a father; hereditary; as, a paternal estate.
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paternal

1. Of or pertaining to a father; fatherly; showing the disposition of a father; guiding or instructing as a father; as, paternal care. 'Under paternal rule.' ... 2. Received or derived from a father; hereditary; as, a paternal estate. 'Their small paternal field of corn.' (Dryden) Paternal government, the assumption by the governing power of a quas...
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paternal

adjective belonging to or inherited from one`s father; `spent his childhood on the paternal farm`; `paternal traits`
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Paternal

Pa·ter'nal adjective [ Latin paternus , from pater a father: confer French paternel . See Father .] 1. Of or pertaining to a father; fatherly; showing the disposition of a father; guiding or instructing as a father; as, paternal care. 'Under paternal...
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paternal

characteristic of a father
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paternal

Having to do with the father, coming from the father, or related through the father.
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paternal

paternal, paternally 1. Of, like, or characteristic of a father or fatherhood; fatherly. 2. Derived, received, or inherited from a father. 3. Related through the father`s side of the family.
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Paternal

Paternal: 1. Pertaining to the father as, for example, a paternal age effect.2. Related through the father as, for example, the paternal grandparents.3. Inherited from the father as, for example, the paternal X chromosome.
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paternal

Pertaining to the father or sire
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paternal

Pertaining to the father or sire.
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paternal

related on the father's side
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paternal

[adj] - belonging to or inherited from one`s father 2. [adj] - characteristic of a father
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