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parentage

 
Noun parentage has 3 senses
  1. parenthood, parentage - the state of being a parent; "to everyone's surprise, parenthood reformed the man"
    --1 is a kind of adulthood
    Derived form: verb parent1
  2. parentage, birth - the kinship relation of an offspring to the parents
    --2 is a kind of kinship, family relationship, relationship
    Derived form: verb parent1
  3. lineage, line, line of descent, descent, bloodline, blood line, blood, pedigree, ancestry, origin, parentage, stemma, stock - the descendants of one individual; "his entire lineage has been warriors"
    --3 is a kind of genealogy, family tree
    --3 has particulars:
     family, family line, folk, kinfolk, kinsfolk, sept, phratry; breed; side
    Derived form: verb parent1
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