n 1 a : a human female having the relation of child to a parent b : a female offspring of an animal 2 : an atomic species that is the product of the radioactive decay of a given element <radon is the of radium>
adj 1 : having the characteristics or relationship of a daughter 2 : belonging to the first generation of offspring, organelles, or molecules produced by reproduction, division, or replication < cell> < chromosomes> < DNA molecules> .
Similar sounding terms: da·tu·ra dietary di·et·er di·hy·dro
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