Definitions for custodialkʌˈstoʊ di əl
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custodial, tutelary, tutelar(adj)
providing protective supervision; watching over or safeguarding
"daycare that is educational and not just custodial"; "a guardian angel"; "tutelary gods"
Providing protection, care, supervision or guarding
Of, pertaining to or providing custody, especially of a child
Providing punishment by incarceration
Origin: From custody + -al; confer French .
relating to custody or guardianship
Origin: [Cf. F. custodial, fr. L. custodia. See Custody.]
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