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synonyms for parentage

  • bloodline
  • derivation
  • lineage
  • ancestor
  • antecedent
  • birth
  • blood
  • breed
  • breeding
  • descent
  • extraction
  • family
  • forebear
  • forefather
  • foremother
  • forerunner
  • genealogy
  • heritage
  • house
  • kindred
  • line
  • origin
  • pedigree
  • precursor
  • primogenitor
  • progenitor
  • race
  • seed
  • source
  • stock
  • antecessor
  • foregoer
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antonyms for parentage

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  • conclusion
  • death
  • effect
  • end
  • ending
  • result
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How to use parentage in a sentence

Right to Know also advocates for giving doctor-conceived individuals — and others under the banner of “misattributed parentage” — legal rights to their genetic and medical history.
DNA TESTING IS UNEARTHING LOCAL FERTILITY FRAUD CASESJARED WHITLOCKJANUARY 5, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
While not all states offer a pre-birth parentage contract, the ones that do are that much more reliable for same sex couples.
SHOULD SURROGACY IN THE US BE AN OPTION FOR YOU?LGBTQ-EDITORMAY 7, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
He was born on Staten island, of Dutch parentage, and was a soldier in the regular service nearly 60 years.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
For its real parentage we must have recourse to the Latin dominus or domina which produced the Gallic dame.
A CURSORY HISTORY OF SWEARINGJULIAN SHARMAN
I think a good likely girl, and a parish child of St. Bride's, of honest parentage, and recommended by the churchwarden.
DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
They both know the secret of my parentage, although old Meg has told me a hundred times that I was cast up by the sea.
THEY LOOKED AND LOVEDMRS. ALEX MCVEIGH MILLER
These young people were all Americans, of Christian parentage, as the word means, not Hebrews.
THE LEAVEN IN A GREAT CITYLILLIAN WILLIAM BETTS
The "accursed policy" of the tariff, also, had established the fact of its birth and parentage in the same State.
SELECT SPEECHES OF DANIEL WEBSTERDANIEL WEBSTER
If the young man is industrious, and come of honest parentage, his poverty may be no such insurmountable obstacle.
THE FORTUNES OF NIGELSIR WALTER SCOTT
As was to be expected from Michael's preoccupation with the past, he became very anxious again about his parentage.
SINISTER STREET, VOL. 1COMPTON MACKENZIE
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WORDS RELATED TO PARENTAGE

  • ancestor
  • antecedent
  • antecessor
  • blood
  • breed
  • breeding
  • derivation
  • descent
  • extraction
  • forebear
  • forefather
  • foregoer
  • foremother
  • forerunner
  • genealogy
  • heritage
  • house
  • kindred
  • line
  • lineage
  • origin
  • parentage
  • pedigree
  • precursor
  • primogenitor
  • progenitor
  • race
  • source
  • stock
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