Synonyms for maternal |

Synonyms and antonyms for maternal

1. maternal (adj.)

characteristic of a mother

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2. maternal (adj.)

relating to or characteristic of or befitting a parent

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3. maternal (adj.)

related on the mother's side

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4. maternal (adj.)

relating to or derived from one's mother


5. maternal-infant bonding (n.)

the attachment that forms between an infant and its mother beginning at birth