birth parent Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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birth parentnoun [C]

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the woman who gave ​birth to a ​child or the man who ​helped to conceive a ​child (= ​cause a ​baby to ​begin to ​form), ​although she or he may not now be the child's ​legalparent
(Definition of birth parent from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “birth parent”
in Chinese (Simplified) 生身父母, 生父, 生母…
in Chinese (Traditional) 親生父母, 生父, 生母…
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