What is the opposite of custody?

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Noun
Opposite of the protective care or guardianship of someone or something
Noun
Opposite of imprisonment prior to being tried
Noun
(someone or something) Opposite of the state of supervising, protecting, and maintaining the health and welfare of
“Due to her negligence, Lily had lost the rights to her children.”
Noun
Opposite of protection from harm, damage, loss, or theft
Noun
Opposite of the process or act of managing, running or governing (something)
“A feeling of powerlessness overwhelmed her when she realized that there was no answer to her dilemma.”
Noun
Opposite of the protective care or guardianship of someone or something
“More needs to be done about the neglect of children in foster care.”
Noun
Opposite of the state of having, owning, or controlling something
Noun
Opposite of the state of ownership
“I had been contemplating asking a friend for a loan who I believed would not refuse me.”
Noun
Opposite of the action of overseeing something
Noun
Opposite of the state of being protected, especially by someone or something serving as a guardian
“Chabert's regiment led a cavalry charge against the Russian attack and turned the tide of battle for Napoleon.”
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