Definitions for child neglect

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. child neglect(noun)

    failure of caretakers to provide adequate emotional and physical care for a child

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  • Vernachlässigung von KindernGerman
  • [[lapsiFinnish
  • omsorgssviktNorwegian
  • невыполнение обязанностей в отношении ребёнкаRussian

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