non-custodial punishments

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  • non·cus·to·di·al — /ˌnɑːnkəˈstoʊdijəl/ adj, always used before a noun law 1 : not living with your child or having the responsibility of caring for your child after a divorce, legal separation, etc. : not having custody a noncustodial parent 2 non custodial Brit :… …   Useful english dictionary

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