custodian

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custodian

1. a person who has custody, as of a prisoner, ward, etc.
2. a guardian or keeper, as of an art collection, etc.
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In the lawsuit, the woman debarred her father [as her custodian] and sought a judge's custodianship to be allowed to marry.
Momani, who is also the government spokesperson, stressed the importance of commitment to results of the trilateral meeting in 2014 between His Majesty King Abdullah II, US Secretary of State John Kerry and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that called for preserving the status quo in the Jerusalem and respecting the historical Hashemite custodianship over holy sites in East Jerusalem.
This volunteer drive was also one of the features of World Wide Fund for Nature's (WWF) Green Office Program' and served to educate employees about environmental custodianship and the telco's responsibility towards conserving the environment.
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We reject any custodianship of South Sudan," Machar added.
Professor of Law at the Jeddah-based King Abdulaziz University Omar Al-Khuli said that the incident is considered a form of human trafficking and had deprived the minor from her father's custodianship which was punishable by law under anti-human trafficking regulations.
Mureed Hussain said that there was disenchantment among the devotees of Hazrat Bahauddin especially from Sindh over Qureshi's using of the office of custodianship for his political motives and interests.
Where is Jordan's custodianship over Jerusalem and where is the promised Palestinian state", he asked.
But as custodianship of the organisation comes under scrutiny, its future hangs in the balance.
We are also sure, with this in mind, he will make it a consideration of the utmost importance these traditions should continue to be respected by whomever he passes his custodianship to.
The Jordanian custodianship is not a privilege granted by Israel.