Day Care Centers

Buildings housing professionally-run facilities that care for groups of preschool children on a partial or full-day basis, usually while their parents are at work, but differing from nursery schools in typically offering no formal education to the children.

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day care centers American English
day care center American English
day-care centers American English
day nurseries
child care centers American English
centers, day care American English
crèche British English
day care centres British English
creches British English
centres, day care British English
kinderdagverblijven Dutch
kinderdagverblijf Dutch
guarderías infantiles Spanish
guardería infantil Spanish
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  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300006587. The J. Paul Getty Trust.