Function: term_is_ancestor_of

term_is_ancestor_of( integer | object $term1, integer | object $term2, string $taxonomy )

Check if a term is an ancestor of another term.

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You can use either an id or the term object for both parameters.


Name Type(s) Default Value Description
$term1 integer | object

ID or object to check if this is the parent term.

$term2 integer | object

The child term.

$taxonomy string

Taxonomy name that $term1 and $term2 belong to.



Whether $term2 is a child of $term1.

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