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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 fos·ter·age /-tərɪʤ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fos·ter·age n. The care of a foster child; the charge of nursing.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: encouragement; aiding the development of something [syn: fostering]
      2: raising someone to be an accepted member of the community;
         "they debated whether nature or nurture was more
         important" [syn: breeding, bringing up, fostering, nurture,
          raising, rearing, upbringing]