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adoptiveadjective [not gradable]

 us   /əˈdɑp·tɪv/
related, esp. as ​parents of someone, through ​adoption: Her adoptive ​parents were farmers.
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adoptiveadjective [before noun]

uk   /əˈdɒp.tɪv/  us   /-ˈdɑːp-/
An adoptive ​parent is one who has ​adopted a ​child.
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Translations of “adoptive”
in Chinese (Simplified) 收养的, 有收养关系的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 收養的, 有收養關係的…
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