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sonship

[suhn-ship] /ˈsʌnˌʃɪp/
noun
1.
the state, fact, or relation of being a son.
Origin
1580-1590
1580-90; son + -ship
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Examples for sonship
  • It is not sonship or fatherhood and it is nothing known to us or to any other being.
  • It is needless to say that, in this advanced stage of elder-sonship, he does not dream of marriage.

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