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 for nurture
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  214 Moby Thesaurus words for "nurture":
     TLC, abet, acculturate, advance, aid and abet, aliment,
     alimentation, ameliorate, amend, apprentice, apprenticeship,
     ask for, attend to, baby-sit, back, basic training, bear, better,
     bolster, boost, bosom, bread, break, break in, breaking,
     breast-feed, breed, breeding, bring forward, bring up, care,
     care for, chaperon, cherish, civilize, cling to, clip, coddle,
     comestibles, condition, conditioning, conserve, cosset,
     countenance, cradle, cultivate, cultivation, culture, daily bread,
     develop, development, discipline, drill, drilling, dry-nurse, eats,
     economic support, edibles, edify, educate, elevate, embosom,
     embrace, emend, encourage, endowment, enhance, enlighten, enrich,
     entertain, exercise, farm, fatten, fatten up, favor, feed,
     fetch up, fetching-up, fit, fondle, force-feed, form, forward,
     foster, fostering, give encouragement, go straight, groom,
     grooming, grow, grub, harbor, hatch, have, have and hold, hold,
     hold on to, house-train, housebreak, housebreaking, hug, improve,
     improve upon, improvement, in-service training, invite, keep,
     keep in countenance, keep watch over, lactate, lard,
     lavish care on, lick into shape, lift, livelihood, living,
     look after, look out for, look to, maintenance,
     make an improvement, manna, manual training, matronize, meat,
     meliorate, mend, military training, mind, minister to, mother,
     mothering, nourish, nourishment, nurse, nurturing, nutrify,
     nutriment, on-the-job training, pabulum, pamper, pap, practice,
     preparation, prepare, preserve, price support, promote, protege,
     provender, provide for, provision, provisions, put in tune,
     put to school, raise, raising, ranch, ready, readying, rear,
     rearing, refection, refine upon, reform, refreshment, rehearsal,
     rehearse, ride herd on, run, school, see after, see to,
     send to school, shepherd, sloyd, socialize, spoon-feed,
     straighten out, stuff, subsidization, subsidy, subsistence,
     subvention, suckle, support, sustain, sustainment, sustenance,
     sustentation, take care of, take charge of, take in hand, tend,
     tender loving care, train, training, transfigure, transform,
     treasure, treasure up, upbringing, upgrade, uphold, upkeep, uplift,
     viands, victuals, vocational education, vocational training, watch,
     watch out for, watch over, wet-nurse

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