[kuh-stoh-dee-uh l] /kʌˈstoʊ di əl/
of or relating to .
of, relating to, or appropriate to a :
a building superintendent’s custodial duties.
responsible for or providing protective supervision and guardianship rather than seeking to improve or cure:
Overcrowding forces many mental hospitals to provide only custodial care.
a container or receptacle for something sacred, as the Host.
1772, from custody (Latin custodia) + -al (1).
[kuhs-tuh-mer-ee] /ˈkʌs təˌmɛr i/ adjective 1. according to or depending on ; usual; habitual. 2. of or established by rather than law. 3. Law. defined by long-continued practices: the customary service due from land in a manor. noun, plural customaries. 4. a book or document containing the legal or customary laws of a locality. 5. […]
[kuhs-tuh-mahyz] /ˈkʌs təˌmaɪz/ verb (used with object), customized, customizing. 1. to modify or build according to individual or personal specifications or preference: to customize an automobile. /ˈkʌstəˌmaɪz/ verb 1. (transitive) to modify (something) according to a customer’s individual requirements v. 1934, “to make (something) to a customer’s specifications,” American English, from custom (adj.) + -ize. […]
[sahy-klik, sik-lik] /ˈsaɪ klɪk, ˈsɪk lɪk/ adjective 1. revolving or recurring in cycles; characterized by recurrence in cycles. 2. of, relating to, or constituting a cycle or cycles. 3. Chemistry. of or relating to a compound that contains a closed chain or ring of atoms (contrasted with ). 4. Botany. 5. Mathematics. /ˈsaɪklɪk; ˈsɪklɪk/ adjective […]
[non-dair-ee] /nɒnˈdɛər i/ adjective 1. being a substitute for milk or milk products; containing no ingredients: nondairy whipped topping for the pie.