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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: adoption(0.01282 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to adoption.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: the act of accepting with approval; favorable reception;
“its adoption by society”; “the proposal found wide
acceptance” [syn: acceptance, acceptation, espousal]
2: a legal proceeding that creates a parent-child relation
between persons not related by blood; the adopted child is
entitled to all privileges belonging to a natural child of
the adoptive parents (including the right to inherit)
3: the appropriation (of ideas or words etc) from another
source; “the borrowing of ancient motifs was very
apparent” [syn: borrowing]
English → English (gcide)
Adoption \A*dop"tion\, n. [L. adoptio, allied to adoptare to
adopt: cf. F. adoption.]
1. The act of adopting, or state of being adopted; voluntary
acceptance of a child of other parents to be the same as
one's own child.
2. Admission to a more intimate relation; reception; as, the
adoption of persons into hospitals or monasteries, or of
one society into another.
3. The choosing and making that to be one's own which
originally was not so; acceptance; as, the adoption of
opinions. --Jer. Taylor.