Definition of nurturance
: affectionate care and attention
nurturantplay \ˈnər-chə-rənt\ adjective
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Drey'ona is looking for an active, patient, trustworthy and caring forever family who is committed and willing to provide support and nurturance.
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NURTURANCE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of nurturance for English Language Learners
: the love, care, and attention that you give to someone or something
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