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parentages

noun
plural of parentage

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the line of ancestors from whom a person is descended
  • the new teacher was of English parentage

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“Parentages.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/parentages. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

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