aggettivo [child] orfano di madre; [animal] senza mamma
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adjective (having no mother: The children were left motherless by the accident.) senza madre, orfano (di madre)
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motherless /ˈmʌðələs/
senza madre; orfano (di madre).
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aggettivo [child] orfano di madre; [animal] senza mamma

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