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Definition of nurturing (Meaning of nurturing)
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Nurture Nur"ture, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Nurtured}; p. pr. & vb.
	     n. {Nurturing}.]
	     1. To feed; to nourish.
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	     2. To educate; to bring or train up.
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	              He was nurtured where he had been born. --Sir H.
	                                                    Wotton.
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	     Syn: To nourish; nurse; cherish; bring up; educate; tend.
	
	     Usage: To {Nurture}, {Nourish}, {Cherish}. Nourish denotes to
	            supply with food, or cause to grow; as, to nourish a
	            plant, to nourish rebellion. To nurture is to train up
	            with a fostering care, like that of a mother; as, to
	            nurture into strength; to nurture in sound principles.
	            To cherish is to hold and treat as dear; as, to
	            cherish hopes or affections.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.44
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