Meaning of custodial
Pronunciation: (ku-stō'dē-ul), [key]
- of or pertaining to custody.
- of, pertaining to, or appropriate to a custodian: 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.
- custodial (Thesaurus)