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paternal

US [pəˈtɜrn(ə)l]
UK [pəˈtɜː(r)n(ə)l]
  • adj.父亲的;父亲般的;父方的;父系的
  • Web像父亲的;得自父亲的
Paternal
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adj.
1.
父亲的;慈父般的connected with being a father; typical of a kind father
paternal love
父爱
He gave me a piece of paternal advice.
他给了我慈父般的忠告。
2.
父系的related through the father's side of the family
my paternal grandmother(= my father's mother)
我的祖母

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