adoption

Definitions

General English

General Science

  • noun the act or an instance of using something as standard equipment or as a procedure

Aviation

  • noun the act of using something as standard equipment or making it standard procedure

Law

  • noun the act of becoming the legal parent of a child which is not your own
  • noun the act of agreeing to something so that it becomes legal

Marketing

  • noun the decision to buy or use a particular product

Politics

  • noun the act of choosing someone as a candidate in an election

Publishing

  • noun agreement that a textbook will be used in state schools
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