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parentage

par·ent·age

parentage

pronunciation:
peI rn tihj [or] pae rn tihj
part of speech: noun
definition 1: descent from parents and ancestors; lineage.
similar words:
birth, lineage, origin
definition 2: the condition or relationship of a parent; parenthood.
similar words:
ancestry