independent adoption

Definition of "independent adoption"
  1. An adoption process guided by individuals such as lawyers or doctors, not by agency workers, which isn't legal in some states
How to use "independent adoption" in a sentence
  1. In an independent adoption, they sought help from their family attorney.
  2. The independent adoption was led by a physician who was a family friend.
  3. Due to regional laws, they chose a traditional agency instead of an independent adoption pathway.

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