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parent

noun [C]  /ˈpeər·ənt, ˈpær-/ us  
a person who gives birth to or raises a child: His parents live in New York. biology A parent is also any animal or plant that produces another.
parental
adjective [not gradable]  /pəˈren·təl/ us  
parental guidance
parenthood
noun [U]  /ˈpeər·əntˌhʊd, ˈpær-/ us  
Just barely newlyweds, they now have to confront the harsh realities of parenthood.
Translations of “parent”
in Korean 부모…
in Arabic أحَد الوالدين…
in French père (ou) mère, père adoptif (ou) mère adoptive…
in Turkish anne baba, ebeveynler…
in Italian genitore…
in Chinese (Traditional) 父親, 母親…
in Russian родитель…
in Polish rodzic…
in Spanish padre, madre…
in Portuguese pai, mãe…
in German der Elternteil…
in Catalan mare, pare…
in Japanese 親…
in Chinese (Simplified) 父亲, 母亲…
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