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Definition of the adjective adoptive
What does adoptive mean as an attribute of a noun?
- of parents and children; related by adoption
- acquired as your own by free choice
- example: an adoptive country
- synonym of adoptive: adopted
Alternative definition of the adjective adoptive
- Related through adoption; more generally, relating to adoption.
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by Vincent N. Parrillo
the adoptive parents. Adoptions may be closed (sharing no information between the ...
by Martha Craft-Rosenberg, Shelley-Rae Pehler
During this stage, health professionals can provide accurate and supportive psychoeducation to dispel myths and normalize common concerns about the adoptive process. There is evidence that infertile couples who become parents through ...
by Jon Carlson, Shannon B. Dermer
Silvia EchevarriaDoan Adoptive families are made up of individuals who choose to parent non– biologically related children for the purpose of offering them a permanent home and family. Adoption serves as a vital solution in response to ...
by Constance L. Shehan
RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN BIRTH PARENTS, ADOPTIVE PARENTS, AND CHILDREN The reasons why a child may be put up for adoption are numerous; however, there are certain considerations that occur when an adoption is pending ...
by Celia B Fisher, Richard M. Lerner
Adoption, which involves the legal transfer of parental rights and responsibilities from birth parents to adoptive parents, is becoming more ...
by Julius M. Cruse, Robert E. Lewis
adoptive tolerance Adjuvant disease. adjuvant granuloma A tissue reaction that ...
Encyclopedia of Cancer (2011)
by Manfred Schwab
Louis Center for Cell and Gene Therapy, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children's Hospital, and The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, USA Definition Adoptive immunotherapy involves the passive transfer ...
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Scrabble value of A1D2O1P3T1I1V4E1
The value of this 8-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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