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custody

US [ˈkʌstədi]
UK ['kʌstədi]
  • n.羁押;保管;保护;【法】抚养权
  • Web拘留;监护;监禁
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n.
1.
监护权;保管权;监护;保管the legal right or duty to take care of or keep sb/sth; the act of taking care of sth/sb
Who will have custody of the children?
谁来负责监护这些孩子?
The divorce court awarded custody to the child's mother.
离婚法庭把监护权判给了孩子的母亲。
The parents were locked in a bitter battle for custody.
双亲陷入了一场对孩子监护权的激烈争夺之中。
The bank provides safe custody for valuables.
这家银行提供对贵重物品的安全保管服务。
The castle is now in the custody of the state.
现在那座城堡由国家照管。
2.
(尤指在候审时的)拘留,拘押,羁押the state of being in prison, especially while waiting for trial
After the riot, 32 people were taken into police custody .
那场暴乱后,有 32 人被警方拘留。
He was remanded in custody , charged with the murder of a policeman.
他被控谋杀一名警察,正在羁押候审。

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