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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
adoption /ə'dɔpʃn/
  • danh từ
    • sự nhận làm con nuôi; sự nhận làm bố mẹ nuôi
    • sự theo, sự làm theo (phương pháp...)
    • sự chọn (nghề, người cho một chức vị)
    • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) sự chấp nhận và thực hiện (lời đề nghị...)
Concise Dictionary
+the act of accepting with approval; favorable reception
+a legal proceeding that creates a parent-child relation between persons not related by blood; the adopted child is entitled to all privileges belonging to a natural child of the adoptive parents (including the right to inherit)
+the appropriation (of ideas or words etc) from another source

Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
1 [C, U] the act of adopting a child: She put the baby up for adoption.
2 [U] the decision to start using sth such as an idea, a plan or a name: the adoption of new technology
3 [C, U] (BrE, politics) the act of choosing sb as a candidate for an election: his adoption as the Labour candidate
Collocation Dictionary

1 of child


offer sb for, place sb for, put sb up for
She has decided to put the child up for adoption.
| be available for
When will the child be available for adoption?


go through
They were so happy when the adoption went through successfully.



2 taking/using sth


general, widespread | formal
The party announced the formal adoption of George Smith as their


recommend, urge
The committee recommended the adoption of new safety procedure

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