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custody

noun [U] (CARE)
照顧
 
 
/ˈkʌs.tə.di/
the legal right or duty to care for someone or something, especially a child after its parents have separated or died
照管,監護;(尤指對父母離異或去世的孩子的)監護權
The court awarded/granted/gave custody of the child to the father.
法庭將孩子的監護權判給了父親。
The mother got/received custody (of the child).
母親得到了孩子的監護權。
The parents were given joint custody (of the child).
孩子的父母獲取了共同監護權。
Parenting and caring for children
(Definition of custody noun (CARE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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