day-nursery

day nursery

noun
a nursery for the care of small children during the day, especially while their parents are at work.

Origin:
1835–45

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day nursery
 
n
(Brit), (NZ) social welfare Also called (US, Canadian, Austral, and NZ): daycare centre an establishment offering daycare to preschool children, enabling their parents to work full time or have extended relief if child care is a problem

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