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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “adoption”

adoption

noun [C or U] (TAKING CHILD)
领养孩子
 
 
/əˈdɒp.ʃən/ US  /-ˈdɑːp-/
the act of legally taking a child to be looked after as your own
领养,收养
She was homeless and had to put her child up for adoption (= asked for the child to be taken by someone else as their own).
她无家可归,只好让别人收养她的孩子。
The last ten years have seen a dramatic fall in the number of adoptions.
过去10年中收养孩子的人数明显减少了。
Parenting and caring for children
(Definition of adoption noun (TAKING CHILD) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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