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Definition 1: the descendants of one individual - [noun denoting group]

Samples where parentage or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his entire lineage has been warriors

Synonyms for parentage in the sense of this definition

(parentage is a kind of ...) successive generations of kin

(... is a kind of parentage ) people descended from a common ancestor

"his family has lived in Massachusetts since the Mayflower"

(... is a kind of parentage ) a family line of descent

"he gets his brains from his father's side"

Definition 2: the kinship relation of an offspring to the parents - [noun denoting linkdef]

Synonyms for parentage in the sense of this definition

(parentage is a kind of ...) (anthropology) relatedness or connection by blood or marriage or adoption

Definition 3: the state of being a parent - [noun denoting state]

Samples where parentage or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • to everyone's surprise, parenthood reformed the man

Synonyms for parentage in the sense of this definition

(parentage is a kind of ...) the state (and responsibilities) of a person who has attained maturity

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