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child-rearingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈtʃaɪldˌrɪə.rɪŋ/  us   /-ˈrɪr-/
the ​work of taking ​care of ​children until they are ​old enough to take ​care of themselves: Why shouldn't a woman have a ​job after ​years of child-rearing?
(Definition of child-rearing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “child-rearing”
in Chinese (Simplified) 养育子女…
in Chinese (Traditional) 養育子女…
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