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  • 1 take — takable, takeable, adj. taker, n. /tayk/, v., took, taken, taking, n. v.t. 1. to get into one s hold or possession by voluntary action: to take a cigarette out of a box; to take a pen and begin to write. 2. to hold, grasp, or grip: to take a book …

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  • 2 Child abuse — Family law Entering into marriag …

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  • 3 take — [c]/teɪk / (say tayk) verb (took, taken, taking) –verb (t) 1. to get into one s hands or possession by force or artifice. 2. to seize, catch, or capture. 3. to grasp, grip or hold. 4. to get into one s hold, possession, control, etc., by one s… …

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  • 4 take — [[t]teɪk[/t]] v. took, tak•en, tak•ing, n. 1) to get into one s hands or possession by voluntary action: Take the book, please[/ex] 2) to hold, grasp, or grip: to take a child by the hand[/ex] 3) to get into one s possession or control by force… …

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  • 5 CHILD MARRIAGE — CHILD MARRIAGE, a marriage to which either or both the parties are legal minors. A male is legally a minor (katan) until the end of his 13th year; thereafter he is considered an adult (gadol or ish; Maim. Yad, Ishut, 2:10). A female is legally a… …

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  • 6 One Life to Live minor characters — The following are characters from the American soap opera One Life to Live who are notable for their actions or relationships, but who do not warrant their own articles and are not part of a notable minor family from the series.Hunter Atwood Zach …

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  • 7 Child sexual abuse — is a form of child abuse in which an adult or older adolescent uses a child for sexual stimulation.[1][2] Forms of child sexual abuse include asking or pressuring a child to engage in sexual activities (regardless of the outcome), indecent… …

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  • 8 Child protection — For other uses, see Child protection (disambiguation). Caring for children At home Parents · Extended family …

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  • 9 Child and adolescent psychiatry — The branch of psychiatry that specializes in the study, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of psychopathological disorders of children, adolescents, and their families, child and adolescent psychiatry encompasses the clinical investigation of… …

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  • 10 International child abduction in Mexico — Coat of arms of Mexico Main article: International child abduction Mexico is amongst the world s most popular sources and destinations for international child abduction while also being widely regarded as having one of the least effective systems …

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  • 11 For One More Day — is a 2006 novel taken place during the mid 1900 s by the acclaimed sportswriter and author Mitch Albom. It opens with the novel s protagonist planning to commit suicide. His adulthood is shown to have been rife with sadness. His own daughter didn …

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  • 12 List of minor One Piece characters — The following is a list of minor characters in the manga and anime series One Piece : AisaAisa (アイサ) is a small girl and, since she was born, she could sense via Mantra whenever anyone dies or is severely wounded. Because of this, she hates it… …

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  • 13 1993 child sexual abuse accusations against Michael Jackson — In 1993, Michael Jackson was accused of child sexual abuse by Evan Chandler, on behalf of his then 13 year old child, Jordan Chandler. Jackson and Jordan had become friends in May 1992, to the father s disapproval and concern. The friendship… …

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  • 14 List of one-time The Simpsons characters — Further information: List of characters in The Simpsons and List of recurring characters in The Simpsons The following is a list of one time characters from the American animated television comedy series The Simpsons. Some of the… …

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  • 15 List of Mighty Morphin Power Rangers monsters (Season One) — This is a list of fictional monsters from the Power Rangers universe, specifically those that first appeared in the television series Mighty Morphin Power Rangers . Monsters from later series can be found in the List of Power Rangers monsters… …

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  • 16 List of one-time characters in The Simpsons — This following is a list, by episode, of one time fictional characters from the American animated television comedy series The Simpsons . ] and for this and four other guest performances he was named the greatest guest star in the show s history… …

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  • 17 Convention on the Rights of the Child — Signed 20 November 1989[1] Location New York[1] Effective 2 September 1990[1] Condition 20 ratifications …

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  • 18 affiliate — v. a. 1. Adopt, take or treat as one s own child. 2. Connect, associate, unite, join, annex, graft in or upon, incorporate, bring into close relation, make resemble …

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  • 19 adopt — v. a. 1. Appropriate, take to one s self, take or select as one s own, assume. 2. Approve, accept, avow, espouse, support, maintain. 3. Affiliate, father, take as one s own child, treat as one s own child …

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  • 20 education — /ej oo kay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act or process of imparting or acquiring general knowledge, developing the powers of reasoning and judgment, and generally of preparing oneself or others intellectually for mature life. 2. the act or process of… …

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