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Translation of "custody" - English-Catalan dictionary

custody

noun [no plural]   /ˈkʌs·tə·di/
the legal right to look after a child, especially when the child’s parents separate custòdia When they divorced, it was Nicola who won custody of their two children.
the state of being kept in prison, usually while you are waiting for a trial in court detenció He is being held in custody in Los Angeles charged with assault. He was taken into custody by Mexican authorities.
(Definition of custody from the Cambridge English-Catalan Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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