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custody

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of custody

  1. responsibility for the safety and well-being of someone or something the government department having custody of all official state gifts Synonyms of custody care, custodianship, guardianship, keeping, safekeeping, trust, ward Words Related to custody control, governorship, hand(s), management, superintendence, supervision



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