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offspring

off·spring

offspring

 
pronunciation:
awf sprIng
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part of speech: noun
inflections: offspring
definition: the child or young of a particular human, animal, or plant.
This lamb is the offspring of our prize ewe.
 
synonyms:
brood, child, descendant, young
similar words:
daughter, heir, son, spawn
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