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Turkish translation of “custody”

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custody

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈkʌstədi/
CHILD the legal right to look after a child, especially when parents separate
velayet
When they divorced, it was Nicola who won custody of their two children.Parenting and caring for children
PRISON when someone is kept in prison, usually while they are waiting for a trial in court
tutuklu
He is being held in custody in Los Angeles charged with assault. He was taken into custody by Mexican authorities.Putting people in prison
(Definition of custody from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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