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child

[chīld]
(computer science)
An element that follows a given element in a data structure.
In object-oriented programming, a subclass.

child

child

(1) In database management, the data that is dependent on its parent. See parent-child.

(2) A component that is subordinate to a higher-level component. See child menu, child program and child window.

Child

(dreams)
Some people have reoccurring dreams about a small child, while others, from time to time, dream about unfamiliar children. The child in your dream could represent your inner self, or the child within. The dream could be based on childhood memories, and it may carry a specific message or bring up long-buried issues. On the other hand, the dream could simply be a pleasant memory. Children in dreams could symbolize a need and an eagerness to learn, simplicity, intuition, new endeavors, and many other positive attributes of childhood. Occasionally, the child in your dreams may be pointing to your own childish ways. Therefore, consider all of the details and the tone of the dream before making an interpretation.
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Vidad (2009) provided great insight into perceptions of childlessness by demonstrating that a relationship exists between reasons for the childfree status of couples and perceptions of mental health professionals.
2009, <<Voluntary Childlessness and Being Childfree>>, The Future of Human Reproduction: Working Paper #5, University of Oxford, consulte sur Internet (https://www.
For childlessness and fertility and mean age at first birth, these are published by ONS (Office for National Statistics, England and Wales).
She cannot grow blind to the reality of her present childlessness and the poverty of her past.
Avoiding unwanted pregnancies will always be a central part of sex education, but keeping the 1994 Cairo conference in mind, we found that we had neglected to pay sufficient attention to unwanted childlessness and the ability to reproduce.
Biological parenthood is valued over all other forms - childlessness should be de-stigmatized
Voluntary childlessness was ascribed to those who chose to prevent pregnancy, those who choose to stay with an infertile partner and those who cannot have biological children but choose not to adopt.
Very little attention has been paid to the negotiations within romantic relations about not having a family, even though developed countries are facing a general decline in fertility combined with an accelerated rate of childlessness," she said.
As per the Census results of India, childlessness in India has risen by 50% since 1981.
Professor Sir Robert Edwards, who studied at Edinburgh and Glasgow universities, was an unassuming man from a working class family who dedicated his life to ending the agony of childlessness.
Yet Albom, who prays every morning with his wife, is unable to accept God's decision about his own childlessness.
Among college-educated females, childlessness peaked in the late 1990s, when about 30% had no offspring, but childlessness declined about five percentage points between 1998 and 2008.