NURTURE

noun. the entirity of climate-related aspects which impact the growth and actions of an individual. Psychologists have displayed specific interest in sociosocial and ecological factors, like family characteristics, child-rearing traditions, and economic status.

NURTURE: "Mothers possess inborn instincts and readily know how to nuture their young."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "NURTURE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/nurture/ (accessed December 10, 2019).
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