keeper (n.)
nurse, carer
2H4 I.i.143[Northumberland to Morton] as the wretch ... breaks like a fire / Out of his keeper's arms
RJ V.iii.89[Romeo to himself, of the cheerfulness of men about to die] which their keepers call / A lightning before death [or: sense 1]
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