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English definition of “bonding”


noun [U]     /ˈbɒn.dɪŋ/ US  /ˈbɑːn-/
the process by which a close emotional relationship is developed: Much of the bonding between mother and child takes place in those early weeks.Being, becoming friends and getting to know someone
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