family noun definition in Raising children topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

family

 noun: Raising children topic
[countable + singular or plural verb] a group consisting of one or two parents and their children the other members of my family Almost every family in the country owns a television. All my family enjoy skiing. one-parent/single-parent families a family of four families with young children He’s a friend of the family (= he is known and liked by the parents and the children).

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