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patripotestal

[pa-truh-poh-tes-tl, pey-] /ˌpæ trə poʊˈtɛs tl, ˌpeɪ-/
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1.
Anthropology. of or pertaining to the authority exercised by a father or a father's blood relatives.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; patri- + potestal
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