materteral

adjective /məˈtɜːtəɹəl/
Pertaining to, or in the manner of, an aunt; feminine version of avuncular

It may be that stipulations about parts and wholes are, in some way that undermines my materteral analogies, unlike stipulations about aunts and legacies.


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  • materteral — adj. of an aunt …   English contemporary dictionary

  • materteral — …   Useful english dictionary

  • avuncular — adjective /əˈvʌŋkjʊlə,əˈvʌŋkjʊlɚ/ a) In the manner of an uncle, pertaining to an uncle. Both uncle Frank and uncle Stephen Austen had made it a point of principle to be rigorously unsentimental in the discharge of their avuncular obligations. b)… …   Wiktionary

  • materterine — adjective materteral …   Wiktionary

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