use paternally in a sentence.
Paternally, he is a nephew of the late Lord-Justice Knight Bruce, who was spared to see him attain the dignity of Privy Councillor, but not long enough to witness his admission to the rank of a Cabinet Minister.
Polityko AD, Khurs OM, Kulpanovich AI, Mosse KA, Solntsava AV, et al. (2009) Paternally derived der (7) t (Y; 7) (p11. 1~11.2; p22. 3) dn in a mosaic case with Turner syndrome.
Paternally imprinted genes may have particularly free rein in males, Kono's team reasoned, and may govern traits such as living fast and dying young.