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English definition of “child-centred”

child-centred

adjective UK (US child-centered)     /ˈtʃaɪldˌsen.təd/ US  /-t̬ɚd/
describes ways of teaching and treating children in which the child's needs and wishes are the most important thing: a child-centred approach to parentingTypes of education
(Definition of child-centred adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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