Definition of adoptive parent
: one's parent by adoption : a parent who has adopted a child She is their adopted daughter, which makes them her adoptive parents.
Word by Word Definitions
: one that begets or brings forth offspring
: a person who brings up and cares for another
: an animal or plant that is regarded in relation to its offspring
: to be or act as the parent of : originate, produce
: to be or act as a parent
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