Meaning of “orphanage” in the English Dictionary

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"orphanage" in British English

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orphanagenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɔː.fən.ɪdʒ/ us /ˈɔːr.fən.ɪdʒ/

a home for children whose parents are dead or unable to care for them

(Definition of “orphanage” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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orphanagenoun [ C ]

us /ˈɔr·fə·nɪdʒ/

a home for children whose parents are dead or unable to care for them

(Definition of “orphanage” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)