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noncustodial Syllabification: non·cus·to·di·al
Pronunciation: /ˌnänkəˈstōdēəl/

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of noncustodial in English:


Not having custody of one’s children after a divorce: the relationship between the children and their noncustodial father was virtually destroyed
More example sentences
  • Erving seems to have been a perfect noncustodial parent in regard to child support.
  • I've been there, on both sides, as a child and as a noncustodial parent.
  • So we have to order child support for the noncustodial parent.
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