adoptive son

adoptive son
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  • adoptive — adj. due to adoption (adoptive son; adoptive father). Derivatives: adoptively adv. Etymology: ME f. OF adoptif ive f. L adoptivus (as ADOPT) …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Adoptive father — Father Fa ther (f[aum] [th][ e]r), n. [OE. fader, AS. f[ae]der; akin to OS. fadar, D. vader, OHG. fatar, G. vater, Icel. fa[eth]ir Sw. & Dan. fader, OIr. athir, L. pater, Gr. path r, Skr. pitr, perh. fr. Skr. p[=a] protect. [root]75, 247. Cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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