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Foster care is a system in which a minor has been placed into a ward, group home or private home of a state-certified caregiver, referred to as a "foster parent" or ...

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Foster definition is - affording, receiving, or sharing nurture or parental care though not related by blood or legal ties. How to use foster in a sentence.

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Foster definition, to promote the growth or development of; further; encourage: to foster new ideas. See more.

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foster meaning: 1. to take care of a child, usually for a limited time, without being the child's legal parent: 2. to encourage the development or growth of ideas or ...

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Define foster (verb) and get synonyms. What is foster (verb)? foster (verb) meaning, pronunciation and more by Macmillan Dictionary.

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A teacher could foster creativity by providing crayons to every student. You can also foster a child, which means the child lives in your home for a time.

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Definition of foster - encourage the development of (something, especially something desirable), bring up (a child that is not one's own by birth)

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Define foster. foster synonyms, foster pronunciation, foster translation, English dictionary definition of foster. tr.v. fos·tered , fos·ter·ing , fos·ters 1. To bring up ...

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What the foster care system is: a temporary arrangement in which adults provide for the care of a child or children whose birthparent is unable to care for them.