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Related to maltreatment: Child maltreatment
tr.v. mal·treat·ed, mal·treat·ing, mal·treats
To treat in a rough or cruel way; abuse. See Synonyms at abuse.
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|Noun||1.||maltreatment - cruel or inhumane treatment; "the child showed signs of physical abuse"|
mistreatment - the practice of treating (someone or something) badly; "he should be punished for his mistreatment of his mother"
child abuse - the physical or emotional or sexual mistreatment of children
child neglect - failure of caretakers to provide adequate emotional and physical care for a child
persecution - the act of persecuting (especially on the basis of race or religion)
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noun abuse, bullying, mistreatment, injury, harm, ill-treatment, rough handling, ill-usage Two thousand prisoners died as a result of maltreatment.
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maltreatment[ˌmælˈtriːtmənt] n [prisoner, woman, child] → mauvais traitement mmalt vinegar n → vinaigre m de maltmalt whisky n → whisky m pur malt
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maltreatment[ˌmælˈtriːtmənt] n → maltrattamento
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
maltreatmentn (form) maltrato, abuso; child — maltrato infantil, maltrato a (los) niños; elder — maltrato a (las) personas mayores, maltrato a (los) adultos mayores (Amer); physical — maltrato físico; psychological — maltrato psicológico; sexual — maltrato sexual
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