What is the opposite of parent?

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Noun
Opposite of a source or origin of a smaller or less important part
Noun
Opposite of a person or thing that comes before another of the same kind
“Where Stranglehold differs from Max Payne is the fact it has its own plot, written by director John Woo as a successor to his early hit action film Hard Boiled.”
Noun
Opposite of a healthy and vigorous-rooted plant that is used in grafting, most commonly as a sound base to support a scion that bears desirable fruit in orchard culture
Noun
Opposite of a person or thing that brings something into existence
Noun
Opposite of a man in relation to his child or children
“Your child looks uncannily like you!”
Noun
Opposite of blood relation
Verb
Opposite of to nurture and care for (someone or something) as they grow
Verb
Opposite of to nurture or look after in a fatherly or paternal way
“He found his work to be so involved that he would often neglect his children.”
Verb
Opposite of to legally care for another's child
“He could not abandon his dog, and he roamed once more down into the misty valley, whistling softly and with great caution a repetition of two notes.”
Verb
Opposite of to nurture and care for (someone or something) as they grow
Verb
Opposite of to care for and protect (someone or something) while they are growing
“According to a study, parents who abused alcohol and drugs were four times more likely to neglect their children.”
Verb
Opposite of to nurture and care for (someone or something) as they grow
“She would never abandon her children regardless of the circumstances.”
Verb
Opposite of to give birth to
“Dinosaurs would perish as a result of asteroids, or so the theory goes.”
Verb
Opposite of to create or birth new life
“The horrific genocide would eradicate much precious life in the region.”
Verb
Opposite of to beget or conceive (offspring)
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