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Contents >> Glossary >> Parent

Parent


A parent is a natural, adoptive, step, foster mother or father of a child, or a person who is assigned as a nominal parent. This person must be usually resident in the same household as the child.


See also Child, Nominal child, Family, Family Composition (FMCF), Relationship in Household (RLHP).


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