Wardship

Definition of Wardship

Ward´ship
n.1.The office of a ward or keeper; care and protection of a ward; guardianship; right of guardianship.
Wardship is incident to tenure in socage.
- Blackstone.
2.The state of begin under a guardian; pupilage.
It was the wisest act . . . in my wardship.
- B. Jonson.

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