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Definition of nurture noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

nurture

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈnərtʃər//
 
[uncountable] (formal)
 
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care, encouragement, and support given to someone or something while they are growing The study seems to show that nurture is more important than nature in shaping a child's character. These plants will need careful nurture.
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