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Child

For tax purposes, the term child includes the taxpayer's son, duaghter, stepchild, eligible foster child, or a descedant of any of them, or an adopted child. It also includes the taxpayer's brother, sister, half brother, half sister, stepbrother, stepsister, or a descendant of any of them.
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Henry Kempe and his colleagues published a seminal article on child abuse and introduced the term "battered child syndrome.
Battered woman syndrome, battered child syndrome, and black rage all are defenses for which expert testimony is essential to facilitate an understanding of the nature of the defense.
Parents may also develop symptoms of what has been termed the "vulnerable child syndrome.
I suppose I suffer from middle child syndrome, among other syndromes including, while I stand on this pinnacle here, a feeling of 'impostor' syndrome
Many adopt a hard-done-by attitude, sometimes referred to as middle child syndrome.
About one-third of those children suffered from neglect, physical and psychological abuse, or physical battery such as shaken child syndrome, the agency said in its most recent News and Numbers release.
He might be thinking his sister is getting all the attention ( typical second child syndrome.
Some psychologists argue that middle child syndrome affects the parents rather than their offspring, claiming that children's behaviour is moulded by how their mother and father handle and teach them.
Deputy District Attorney Dee Corona said Joselin died as a result of battered child syndrome.
One month after discharge 42% of the mothers had stopped breast-feeding, compared to only 19% of mothers whose babies didn't have "vulnerable child syndrome.
It doesn't take a genius to recognise eldest child syndrome - and I think you'll find I'm always right on that.

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