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English noun: guardianship

1. guardianship (act) attention and management implying responsibility for safety

SamplesHe is in the care of a bodyguard.

Synonymscare, charge, tutelage

Broader (hypernym)protection

Narrower (hyponym)due care, foster care, great care, ordinary care, providence, reasonable care, slight care

2. guardianship (act) the responsibility of a guardian or keeper

SamplesHe left his car in my keeping.

Synonymskeeping, safekeeping

Broader (hypernym)duty, obligation, responsibility

Narrower (hyponym)custody, hands

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