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CUSTODIAL

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does custodial mean? 

CUSTODIAL (adjective)
  The adjective CUSTODIAL has 1 sense:

1. providing protective supervision; watching over or safeguarding

  Familiarity information: CUSTODIAL used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


CUSTODIAL (adjective)


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Meaning:

Providing protective supervision; watching over or safeguarding

Synonyms:

custodial; guardian; tutelar; tutelary

Context examples:

daycare that is educational and not just custodial / a guardian angel / tutelary gods

Similar:

protective (intended or adapted to afford protection of some kind)


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