"filiation" Definition

  1. n. The relationship of a son or child to a parent, esp. to a father.
  2. n. The assignment of a bastard child to some one as its father; affiliation.

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Position in dictionary: 37696 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n.,
Words that start with "filiation": 1
Words that end with "filiation": 4
Words that contain "filiation": 4
Next words in dictionary: filibeg, filibuster, filibustering, filibusterism, filical, filicic, filicide, filiciform, filicoid, filiety
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English Dictionary Definition of filiation

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