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2 entries found for orphan.
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Main Entry: 1or·phan
Pronunciation: primarystressodotr-fschwan
Function: noun
1 : a child whose parents are dead
2 : one who has had some protection or advantage taken away <orphans of the storm>
- orphan adjective
- or·phan·hood /-secondarystresshudotd/ noun

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