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patrilocal

pat·ri·lo·cal

patrilocal

 
pronunciation:
pae tr lo kl
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part of speech: adjective
definition: of or concerning residence with or near the family or tribe of one's husband.
derivation: partrilocality (n.)
Word Parts
The word patrilocal contains the following part:
patr, patri, pater Latin root that means father, fatherland
synonyms:
matr, matri, mater