adoptive parent

Definition of "adoptive parent"
  1. An individual who legally assumes responsibility for a non-biological child, fulfilling all parent's duties and obligations, after meeting all legal requirements for adoption recognized by the court
How to use "adoptive parent" in a sentence
  1. She proudly introduced her husband as the adoptive parent to her niece.
  2. Once the legal process was completed, he became the adoptive parent of his sister's son.
  3. The court appointed them as the adoptive parents, as they passed all necessary checks and requirements.

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