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visitation

noun [C/U]  /ˌvɪz·ɪˈteɪ·ʃən/ us  
the act of visiting, or a visit: [U] The hospital has strict rules about visitation. law Visitation is the act of a divorced parent spending time with a child he or she no longer lives with at agreed times and according to agreed conditions.
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