biparental

[bahy-puh-ren-tl]

Origin of biparental

First recorded in 1895–1900; bi-1 + parental
Related formsbi·pa·ren·tal·ly, adverb
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biparental

[bī′-pə-rĕntl]
adj.
  1. Having two parents, male and female.
  2. Of or derived from two parents.
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