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foster daughter

noun
1.
a girl raised like one's own daughter, though not such by birth or adoption.
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  • He went, after the council had broken up, to find his dear foster daughter.

    Voltaire's Romances Franois-Marie Arouet
  • The girl you saw to-night is my foster daughter, the child of my wife and the man for whose whim she begged me to divorce her.

    Diane of the Green Van

    Leona Dalrymple
  • Mr. Stevens gazed searchingly at the young girl so like his foster daughter.

    Marjorie Dean Pauline Lester

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