guardianship

[n] - the responsibility of a guardian or keeper
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Guardianship

Guard'i·an·ship noun The office, duty, or care, of a guardian; protection; care; watch.
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guardianship

keeping noun the responsibility of a guardian or keeper; `he left his car in my keeping`
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Guardianship

• (n.) The office, duty, or care, of a guardian; protection; care; watch.
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guardianship

Legal right given to a person to care for an individual or his/her property when that individual is deemed incapable of doing so for him/herself. Also called conservatorship.
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Guardianship

Legal right given to a person to be responsible for the food, housing, health care, and other necessities of a person deemed incapable of providing these necessities for himself/herself. A guardian also may be given responsibility for the person
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Guardianship

A legal relationship created by a court between a guardian and a ward--either a minor child or an incapacitated adult (although the latter relationship is more commonly called a conservatorship). The guardian has a legal right and duty to care for the ward. This may involve making personal decisions on the ward's behalf, managing the ward's propert...
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