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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “adoption”

adoption

noun [C or U] (TAKING CHILD)
領養孩子
    /əˈdɒp.ʃən/ US  /-ˈdɑːp-/
the act of legally taking a child to be looked after as your own
領養,收養
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).
她無家可歸,只好讓別人收養她的孩子。
The last ten years have seen a dramatic fall in the number of adoptions.
過去十年中收養孩子的人數明顯減少了。
Parenting and caring for children
(Definition of adoption noun (TAKING CHILD) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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