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parenthoodnoun [U]

uk   /ˈpeə.rənt.hʊd/  us   /ˈper.ənt-/
the ​state of being a ​parent: The ​prospect of parenthood ​filled her with ​horror.
(Definition of parenthood from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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