Child Protective Services (CPS)

Life Style / Adoption / Child Protective Services (CPS): The designated social services agency (in most states) to receive reports, investigate and provide intervention and treatment services to children and families in which child maltreatment has occurred. Frequently, this agency is located within larger public social service agencies, such as Departments of Social Services.

Other Words for Child

Child Noun Synonyms: offspring, descendant, son or daughter, little one, youngster, progeny, issue, kid, nipper, sprog
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Other Words for Protective

Protective Verb Synonyms: defensive, jealous, vigilant, watchful, heedful, careful, possessive, preservative, shielding, sheltering, safeguarding
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Other Words for Services

Services Noun Synonyms: army, navy, air force, marines, armed forces or services, military
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Protective Relay

Technology / Motors / Protective Relay: A relay, the principal function of which is to protect service from interruption, or to prevent or limit damage to apparatus. MORE

Protective Put Buying Strategy

Business / Finance / Protective Put Buying Strategy: A strategy that involves buying a put option on the underlying security that is held in a portfolio. Related: Hedge option strategies. MORE

Protective Toning

Entertainment / Photography / Protective Toning: Toning process used to protect black and white prints from fading and give archival permanence. Usually used selenium or gold toners. MORE

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