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community home

Translation of community home in Spanish:

noun

  • (centro comunitario que alberga a menores que están al margen de la ley)
    Example sentences
    • Mr Walker said: ‘We operate an ‘open door’ policy, so we accept anyone who wants to rebuild their lives and live in a community home.
    • It became an assisted community home under the Children's Act of 1969.
    • He could not be placed in an ordinary community home because he had held two children hostage at such a home the previous year.

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