natural guardian

Definition of "natural guardian"
  1. A parent or individual who, due to a close family relationship, is responsible for the well-being and day-to-day care of a minor, but not the minor's property
How to use "natural guardian" in a sentence
  1. The court ruled that the natural guardian has the right to decide on the minor's healthcare treatments.
  2. The natural guardian was consulted before any decisions were made regarding the minor's education.
  3. After a full investigation, child services decided to change the minor's natural guardian.

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