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Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 9
1. Received by birth or from ancestors; native, natural; as, mother language; also acting the part, or having the place of a mother; producing others; originating.
Part of Speech: noun
4. The female superior or head of a religious house, as an abbess, etc.
6. A film or membrane which is developed on the surface of fermented alcoholic liquids, such as vinegar, wine, etc., and acts as a means of conveying the oxygen of the air to the alcohol and other combustible principles of the liquid, thus leading to their oxidation.
Part of Speech: verb
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To adopt as a son or daughter; to perform the duties of a mother to.
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