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guardianship


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Guardianship  \Guard"i*an*ship\,  n. 
  The  office,  duty,  or  care  of  a  guardian;  protection;  care 
  watch. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  guardianship 
  n  1:  attention  and  management  implying  responsibility  for  safety; 
  "he  is  under  the  care  of  a  physician"  [syn:  {care},  {charge}, 
  {tutelage}] 
  2:  the  responsibility  of  a  guardian  or  keeper;  "he  left  his  car 
  in  my  keeping"  [syn:  {keeping},  {safekeeping}] 




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