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Definition: Mother queen
Received by birth or from ancestors; native, natural; as,
mother language; also acting the part, or having the place of
a mother; producing others; originating.
It is the mother falsehood from which all idolatry is
derived. --T. Arnold.
(Biol.), a cell which, by endogenous divisions,
gives rise to other cells (daughter cells); a parent cell.
, the original church; a church from which
other churches have sprung; as, the mother church of a
, the country of one's parents or ancestors;
the country from which the people of a colony derive their
(Chem.), the impure or complex residual
solution which remains after the salts readily or
regularly crystallizing have been removed.
, the mother of a reigning sovereign; a queen
(a) A language from which another language has had its
(b) The language of one's native land; native tongue.
. See Mother liquor
, natural or native wit or intelligence.