one-parent family

noun

a household consisting of at least one dependent child and the mother or father, the other parent being dead or permanently absent

Nearby words

  1. one-note,
  2. one-of-a-kind,
  3. one-off,
  4. one-on-one,
  5. one-one,
  6. one-piece,
  7. one-point perspective,
  8. one-reeler,
  9. one-shot,
  10. one-sided

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