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The center has places for 30 children.
The movie is not suitable for young children.
He can't understand – he's just a child.
a child car seat
new programs to address the problem of child poverty
a child actor
All of our children are grown and married.
They're expecting their second child in May.
a selfish, materialistic child of the '80s
fertility treatment for couples who can't have children
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English version of definition of child
a video advertisement that appears immediately before an online video
a very light type of cake made with flour, eggs, and sugar
a rave … that takes place early in the morning and where there is no alcohol or drugs …
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American definition of child from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.