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Definitions of custody:
  • noun:   holding by the police
    Example: "The suspect is in custody"
  • noun:   (with `in') guardianship over; in divorce cases it is the right to house and care for and discipline a child
    Example: "Your guests are now in my custody"
  • noun:   a state of being confined (usually for a short time)
    Example: "He is in the custody of police"

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