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custody

noun

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responsibility for the safety and well-being of someone or something
  • the government department having custody of all official state gifts

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The first known use of custody was in the 15th century

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“Custody.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/custody. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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