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The appeal of international adoption during the peak years coincided with changes in American adoption laws that permitted open adoptions with birthparents having more rights to involvement in the lives of their children, Melson says.
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OPEN ADOPTION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of open adoption for English Language Learners
: an adoption in which the people who become the legal parents of a child meet the child's biological parents
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