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Definition of Foster

Foster
Foster Fos"ter, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Fostered, p. pr. & vb. n. Fostering.] [OE. fostren, fr. AS. f[=o]ster, f[=o]stor, food, nourishment, fr. f[=o]da food. [root]75. See Food.] 1. To feed; to nourish; to support; to bring up. Some say that ravens foster forlorn children. --Shak. 2. To cherish; to promote the growth of; to encourage; to sustain and promote; as, to foster genius.
Foster
Foster Fos"ter, v. i. To be nourished or trained up together. [Obs.] --Spenser.
Foster
Foster Fos"ter, n. A forester. [Obs.] --Spenser.
Foster
Foster Fos"ter, n. One who, or that which, fosters.

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