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Wordnet 3.0

ADVERB (1)

1. in place of the parents;
- Example: "we had to punish this child in loco parentis"


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

in loco parentis adv 1: in place of the parents; "we had to punish this child in loco parentis"
Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856):

IN LOCO PARENTIS. In the place of a parent; as, the master stands towards his apprentice in loco parentis.