caretake

caretake

(ˈkɛəˌteɪk)
vb
1. (intr) to work as a caretaker
2. (tr) to look after (a house, etc) in the owner's absence
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A CARETAKE R was arrested after police found 50 cannabis plants growing at his primary school.
After Iran announced on May 9 that the ministry of industries & mines will merge into the commerce ministry to help reduce the number of departments to 17 from 21 and boost the administration's efficiency, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad appointed Iranian commerce minister as the caretake for ministry of industries & mines.