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Offspring vs. Parent

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Offspringnoun

A person's daughter(s) and/or son(s); a person's children.

Parentnoun

One of the two persons from whom one is immediately biologically descended; a mother or father.

Offspringnoun

All a person's descendants, including further generations.

Parentnoun

A surrogate mother

Offspringnoun

An animal or plant's progeny, an animal or plant's young.

Parentnoun

A third person who has provided DNA samples in a IVF procedure in order to alter faulty genetic material

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Offspringnoun

(figuratively) Another produce, result of an entity's efforts.

‘Artists often treasure their works as their immortal offspring.’;

Parentnoun

A person who acts as a parent in rearing a child; a step-parent or adoptive parent.

Offspringnoun

(computing) A process launched by another process.

Parentnoun

(obsolete) A relative.

Offspring

The act of production; generation.

Parentnoun

The source or origin of something.

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Offspring

That which is produced; a child or children; a descendant or descendants, however remote from the stock.

‘To the gods aloneOur future offspring and our wives are known.’;

Parentnoun

(biology) An organism from which a plant or animal is immediately biologically descended.

Offspring

Origin; lineage; family.

Parentnoun

(attributive) Sponsor, supporter, owner, protector.

Offspringnoun

the immediate descendants of a person;

‘she was the mother of many offspring’; ‘he died without issue’;

Parentnoun

A parent company.

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Offspringnoun

something that comes into existence as a result;

‘industrialism prepared the way for acceptance of the French Revolution's various socialistic offspring’; ‘this skyscraper is the solid materialization of his efforts’;

Parentnoun

(computing) The object from which a child or derived object is descended; a node superior to another node.

Offspringnoun

any immature animal

Parentverb

To act as parent, to raise or rear.

Offspringnoun

a person's child or children

‘the offspring of middle-class parents’;

Parentnoun

One who begets, or brings forth, offspring; a father or a mother.

‘Children, obey your parents in the Lord.’;

Offspringnoun

an animal's young.

Parentnoun

That which produces; cause; source; author; begetter; as, idleness is the parent of vice.

‘Regular industry is the parent of sobriety.’;

Offspringnoun

the product or result of something

‘German nationalism was the offspring of military ambition’;

Parentnoun

a father or mother; one who begets or one who gives birth to or nurtures and raises a child; a relative who plays the role of guardian

Offspring

In biology, offspring are the young born of living organisms, produced either by a single organism or, in the case of sexual reproduction, two organisms. Collective offspring may be known as a brood or progeny in a more general way.

Parentverb

bring up;

‘raise a family’; ‘bring up children’;

Parent

A parent is a caregiver of the offspring in their own species. In humans, a parent is the caretaker of a child (where refers to offspring, not necessarily age).

‘child’;

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