from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The rearing of a child or children, especially the care, love, and guidance given by a parent.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Process of raising and educating a child from birth until adulthood.
  • v. Present participle of parent.


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