Parenchyma Parentage

Parent

Meanings and phrases

parent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. 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
  2. an organism (plant or animal) from which younger ones are obtained

parent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. bring up; rear; raise; bring up; nurture

adoptive parent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a person who adopts a child of other parents as his or her own child; adopter

female parent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a woman who has given birth to a child (also used as a term of address to your mother); mother

foster parent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a person who acts as parent and guardian for a child in place of the child's natural parents but without legally adopting the child; foster-parent

male parent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a male parent (also used as a term of address to your father); father; begetter

parent company

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • British Bakeries parent company is Premier Foods.
  • Today, KTM AG is the parent company of the KTM Group.
  • The parent company is Prettl Produktions Holding GmbH.

parent club

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • and returned to his parent club on 16 June 2015.
  • In April, he returned to his parent club.
  • After making three appearance, Wedderburn return to his parent club.

single parent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She returned home to Texas, and is still a single parent to Justus.
  • Like mitochondria, chloroplasts are usually inherited from a single parent.
  • Valentine grew up in a poor, single parent home in Moundsville, West Virginia.

parent album

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Brittany Spanos of "Rolling Stone" considered it a "weak spot" in the parent album.
  • On its parent album, where every song stands for a "deadly sin", "Égal" represents pride.
  • A companion to "Apple Venus Volume 1", it has the same running order as its parent album.

parent organization

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Monthly remuneration to staff is as per the rules of concerned parent organization.
  • Casa Alianza's parent organization Covenant House stated he was actually dismissed.
  • BREADA is the parent organization of the Red Stick Farmers Market and the Main Street Market.

parent body

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It differs from the parent body mainly on two points.
  • It is, however, run independently from the parent body.
  • Its parent body may be the asteroid Icarus.

each parent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • For autosomal genes, diploid organisms inherit one copy from each parent.
  • Instead, each parent chose a name, hence his legal name Christopher Robin.
  • For the most part, chromosomes come in pairs, one chromosome from each parent.

parent star

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Its parent star has 88% less volume than the Sun.
  • As of May 25, 2013 it is 110 AU from its parent star.
  • It orbits its parent star every 3.36 days at a distance of 0.042 astronomical units (AU).

parent species

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The sori are pale brown, resembling those of the parent species.
  • It is one of the parent species of the hybrid "Eurybia × herveyi".
  • Both parent species prefer acidic soil, typically growing on sandstone.

parent companies

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Additional locomotives were leased as needed from PRSL's parent companies, PRR and RDG.
  • This did not affect control of Eldon as Arron Banks was then majority shareholder in both parent companies.
  • As equally-owned company, it is governed by a board of directors composed of two members from each of the parent companies.

parent unit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • OSG again formed the bulk of the policing response along with their parent unit, PORS.
  • By mid-April, Delta had advanced into Baghdad and 'Team Tank' returned to its parent unit.
  • The OTU program involved the use of an oversized parent unit to provide cadres to "satellite groups."

former parent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Fox News' former parent company News Corporation has a stake in both SKY and Prime.
  • It also produces buses and trucks and is known for its former parent company's name, AvtoZAZ.
  • It was created in 2001 when the CPR's former parent company, Canadian Pacific Limited, spun off its railway operations.

parent route

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Both segments follow former alignments of their parent route.
  • In Lenox, Route 7A splits with its parent route just south of US 7's junction with US 20.
  • These special routes, which boast "Scenic" banners are typically longer than the "parent route".

corporate parent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Ingall's retains its own board and president but its corporate parent is now UChicago Medicine.
  • The bank's most direct corporate parent was established in 1891 in Atlanta, where it was headquartered.
  • Allegations of insider trading on the part of Noël Forgeard, CEO of EADS, its majority corporate parent, promptly followed.
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