Actually, I love a cheese my maternal grandmother, Clotilde Gonzalez, used to make.
New research shows the American maternal death rate is far higher than in other Western nations.
In Liberia, where “maternal mortality is the worst in the world.”
Amnesty International has designated the U.S. maternal mortality rate a human-rights concern.
In 2010, Turlington directed and produced No Woman, No Cry, a documentary film about the global state of maternal health.
These terms were found in avunculus, maternal uncle, and matertera, maternal aunt.
Within each family, there is a maternal and a paternal line.
In practice she still maintained something of maternal authority, often gaining her point by merely seeming offended.
Who would have expected to meet my maternal uncle in the guise of a schoolboy?
Whence conjugal duty, paternal or maternal duty, filial duty, and fraternal duty.
maternal ma·ter·nal (mə-tûr'nəl)
Relating to or characteristic of a mother.
Inherited from one's mother.