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custody

  

      n   pl   , -dies  
1    the act of keeping safe or guarding, esp. the right of guardianship of a minor  
2    the state of being held by the police; arrest (esp. in the phrases in custody, take into custody)  
     (C15: from Latin custodia, from custos guard, defender)  
   custodial             adj  
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adv.
A formal word that is put in the beginning of sentence that has a similar meaning to furthermore, therefore, and from now on
I like ice-cream; Hence, I have lots of ice-cream cups in my fridge

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