patroclinous

adjective
pat·​ro·​cli·​nous | \ -ˈklī-nəs How to pronounce patroclinous (audio) \

Medical Definition of patroclinous

: derived or inherited from the father or paternal line — compare matroclinous

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“Patroclinous.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/patroclinous. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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