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mother

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈmʌðər/
A1 your female parent: a single mother My mother and father are divorced.Family relations in generalNames people call their close relatives
Mother the title of an important nun (= woman who lives in a female religious group): Mother Teresa →  See also surrogate mother Monks and nuns
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