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"paternity" in British English

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paternitynoun [U]

uk   /pəˈtɜː.nɪ.ti/  us   /-ˈtɝː.nə.t̬i/
the ​fact of being a ​father : Increasingly, the ​unmarriedfather of a ​child in ​Europeregisters his paternity at the baby's ​birth. formal the ​origin of an ​idea or new ​product
(Definition of paternity from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"paternity" in American English

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paternitynoun [U]

 us   /pəˈtɜr·nɪ·t̬i/
the ​fact or ​state of being a ​father
(Definition of paternity from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “paternity”
in Chinese (Simplified) 父亲的身份, (想法或发明的)来源,出处…
in Turkish babalık, baba olma hâli…
in Russian отцовство…
in Chinese (Traditional) 父親的身分, (想法或發明的)來源,出處…
in Polish ojcostwo…
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