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the woman who gave birth to a child, although she may not now be the child's legal mother

(birthmother)
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to want something, especially strongly

(desire)
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to make something new, especially to invent something

(create)
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a feeling of sadness about something sad or wrong or about a mistake that you have made, and a wish that it could have been different and better

(regret)
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a close connection joining two or more people

(bond)
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the raising of children and all the responsibilities and activities that are involved in it

(parenting)
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feeling pleasure and satisfaction because you or people connected with you have done or possess
something good
(proud)
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to give someone the most recent information

(update)
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an organization

(agency)
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to think about something very pleasant that is unlikely to happen

(fantasize)
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moving in a smooth, relaxed, attractive way, or having a smooth, attractive shape

(graceful)
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wanting to do something very much and not letting anyone or any difficulties stop you

(determined)
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someone who has been adopted

(adoptee)
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a person or animal that has grown to full size and strength

(adult
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to deal with

(handle)
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to make it possible for someone to do something, or to not prevent something from happening; permit

(allow)
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to divide food, money, goods, etc. and give part of it to someone else

(share)
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the speed at which someone or something moves, or with which something happens or changes
(pace)
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the often gradual development of something, or the way something happens, or a way of doing something
(course)
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to answer

(reply)
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the family connection between people

(relationship)
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to close or hold something very tightly, often in a determined or angry way

(clench)
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happy that something unpleasant has not happened or has ended

(relieved)
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feeling great pleasure or satisfaction

(delighted)
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afraid

(scared)
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very strange and unusual, unexpected or not natural

(weird)
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very beautiful or pleasant

(gorgeous)
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to welcome someone with particular words or a particular action

(greet)
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to get onto or allow people to get onto a boat, train or aircraft

(board)
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worried and nervous

(anxious)
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to like, choose or want one thing rather than another

(prefer)
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the ability to control your fear in a dangerous or difficult situation

(courage)
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in a way that is truthful

(honestly)
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to be similar to an older member of your family in appearance or character

(take after)
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when people are brought together again

(reunion)
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a condition giving a greater chance of success

(advantage)
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put to bed

(tuck in)
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with all the parts

(complete)
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