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English definition of “children's home”

children's home

noun [C] uk   /ˈtʃɪl.drənzˌhəʊm/ us    /-ˌhoʊm/
a place where children are cared for if their parents are dead or unable to take care of themSocial services and sanitationHouses and homes
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