Definitions for "Custodial parent"
Keywords:  divorce, caretaker, parent, child, whom
See Caretaker.
Parent who has physical custody of a child for the majority of the time.
The custodial parent is the parent (or person) with whom the child maintains primary residence. May be abbreviated as CP. May also be known as petitioner, caretaker parent, caretaker relative, obligee (a custodial parent with a support order), plaintiff, or primary residential parent.
Keywords:  below, party, see
See "custodial party" below.
Keywords:  client, see
See client.