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adoption

noun [C or U] (TAKING CHILD)  
 
uk
/əˈdɒp.ʃən/
How to pronounce adoption noun (TAKING CHILD) in British English
 
us
/-ˈdɑːp-/
How to pronounce adoption noun (TAKING CHILD) in American English
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(Pronunciation of adoption noun (TAKING CHILD) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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