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noun [C] uk   /ˈtʃaɪldˌmaɪn.dər/  us   /-dɚ/ UK (US babysitter)
a person whose job is to take care of other people's children in her or his own home: a registered childminder
verb [I or T] uk   us   /-maɪnd/ (US babysit)
noun [U] uk   us   /-dɪŋ/ (US babysitting)
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