fosterage

  1. encouragement; aiding the development of something
  2. raising someone to be an accepted member of the community

Fosterage

Fos'ter·age noun The care of a foster child; the charge of nursing. Sir W. Raleigh.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/F/68

Fosterage

• (n.) The care of a foster child; the charge of nursing.
Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/fosterage/

Fosterage

Fosterage, the practice of a family bringing up a child not their own, differs from adoption in that the child`s parents, not the foster-parents, remain the acknowledged parents. In many modern western societies foster care can be organised by the state to care for children with troubled family backgrounds, usually on a temporary basis. In many p....
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fosterage

fosterage

promoting, stimulating, or encouraging.
Found on https://www.cliffsnotes.com/literature/f/frankenstein/study-help/full-gloss
No exact match found