BIPARENTAL CARE

n. parenting and child-rearing in the presence and with the participation of both parents. In parenting, refers to the bringing up of offsping by both parents. Compare male unparental care- also female uniparental care.

BIPARENTAL CARE: "Biparental care happens when both the male and female parent share responsibility in the rearing of their young."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "BIPARENTAL CARE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/biparental-care/ (accessed October 21, 2018).
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