joint custody

noun

Definition of joint custody

: custody (the legal right to take care of a child) shared by two people The divorced parents have joint custody.

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“Joint custody.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/joint%20custody. Accessed 17 January 2020.

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joint custody

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see custody sense b

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