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Synonyms for caretaker

Synonyms for caretaker

a person who is legally responsible for the person or property of another considered by law to be incompetent to manage his or her affairs

Words related to caretaker

a custodian who is hired to take care of something (property or a person)

an official who performs the duties of an office temporarily

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In our study, caretakers of NHPs in each zoo were screened on a voluntary basis for gastrointestinal parasites; animals other than NHPs were also screened (control group).
According to Aling Norma, many caretakers are getting sick with pneumonia because of working under the heat of the sun and they hardly wipe their sweat.
Senator Jahangir Bader of PPP suggested that there should be clearly defined criteria for the appointment of caretaker ministers and caretakers should not indulge into any major policy decisions and controversial appointments.
ISLAMABAD -- Chairman PTI Imran Khan, Tuesday, called on the caretaker government to desist from making out of mandate appointments statutory for 5 year like the NEPRA Chairman.
The caretakers might approach to International Monetary Fund (IMF) to stabilize the country's foreign exchange reserves; as the interim government would face unstable position of foreign exchange reserves; which stand to cover just three months worth of import bills.
July 12, 2011 (JUBA) -- The leadership of the newly independent Republic of South Sudan (RSS) has revealed its intention to form a broad-based, but lean government in the next few weeks and asked the current caretaker ministers to be attentive to their limited temporary duties in their respective ministries until the changes are made.
The scheme, run by the college's construction division, in Bordesley Green, will involve caretakers learning basic carpentry, plumbing, tiling, gardening and decorating to carry out a wider range of work for residents.
The Caretaker Gazette has helped farmers find great caretakers for the last 25 years.
Kenny Daniels, branch secretary of the GMB union, which has around 85 members among caretakers, said: 'A series of meetings is being arranged with the issues of greatest concern to the members being dealt with first.
The persons interviewed for this study were the primary caretakers of the participants.
For many elderly and infirm people, the caretakers were their only contact some days.
picket Caretakers at Huddersfield Technical College
New caretakers are to help improve the appearance of a town.
Of equal importance has been the question of what kind of knowledge is mirrored back to us, the caretakers, about ourselves that will help us to grow intellectually and spiritually through this process of death.
These ads celebrated farmers' role as caretakers of the soil.