maternally
adverb see maternal

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Maternally — Ma*ter nal*ly, adv. In a motherly manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • maternally — maternal ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to or characteristic of a mother. 2) related through the mother s side of the family. DERIVATIVES maternally adverb. ORIGIN French maternel, from Latin mater mother …   English terms dictionary

  • maternally — adverb in a maternal manner; as a mother she loved her students almost maternally • Syn: ↑motherly • Derived from adjective: ↑maternal …   Useful english dictionary

  • maternally — See maternalism. * * * …   Universalium

  • maternally — adverb a) In a maternal manner. b) motherly, as a mother …   Wiktionary

  • maternally — mÉ™ tɜːnlɪ / tÉœrn adv. in motherly way, in a manner associated with motherhood …   English contemporary dictionary

  • maternally — ma·ter·nal·ly …   English syllables

  • MEG3 — Maternally expressed 3, also known as MEG3, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: MEG3 maternally expressed 3| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView TermToSearch=55384| accessdate = ] PBB Summary… …   Wikipedia

  • Skn-1 — Maternally expressed transcription factor that specifies the fate of certain blastomeres during early development of Caenorhabditis elegans. Binds DNA with high affinity as a monomer even though it has a basic region similar to basic leucine… …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • Megs — maternally expressed genes …   Medical dictionary

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