Definitions for "Parental"
designating the generation of organisms from which hybrid offspring are produced
An inbred strain of animals that is used in the initial cross of a multi-generational breeding protocol; the meiotic products and offspring that retain the same set of designated alleles as one of the parental strains.
Becoming to, or characteristic of, parents; tender; affectionate; devoted; as, parental care.
relating to or characteristic of or befitting a parent; "parental guidance"
Keywords:  recombinant, non, see
See non-recombinant.
Of or pertaining to a parent or to parents; as, parental authority; parental obligations; parental affection.