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      n   pl   , -ties  
1    the combination of all the qualities of a person or thing that delight the senses and please the mind  
2    a very attractive and well-formed girl or woman  
3    Informal   an outstanding example of its kind  
the horse is a beauty     
4    Informal   an advantageous feature  
one beauty of the job is the short hours     
5    Informal, old-fashioned   a light-hearted and affectionate term of address  
hello, my old beauty!     
6      (N.Z.)   an expression of approval or agreement,   (Also (Scot., Austral., and N.Z.))    you beauty  
     (C13: from Old French biauté, from biau beautiful; see beau)  

bathing beauty  
      n   an attractive girl in a swimming costume,   (Also called (old-fashioned))    bathing belle  
beauty contest  
1    a competition in which the participants, usually women, are judged on their attractiveness, with a prize, and often a title, awarded to the winner  
2    Informal   any contest decided on the basis of superficial attractiveness, popularity, etc  
the referendum might turn into a party political beauty contest     
beauty queen  
      n   an attractive young woman, esp. one who has won a beauty contest  
beauty salon   , parlour  
      n   an establishment providing women with services to improve their beauty, such as hairdressing, manicuring, facial treatment, and massage  
beauty sleep  
Informal   sleep, esp. sleep before midnight  
beauty spot  
1    a place of outstanding beauty  
2    a small dark-coloured patch or spot worn on a lady's face as an adornment or as a foil to her complexion  
3    a mole or other similar natural mark on the skin  
Camberwell beauty  
      n   a nymphalid butterfly, Nymphalis antiopa, of temperate regions, having dark purple wings with cream-yellow borders,   (U.S. name)    mourning cloak  
     (C19: named after Camberwell, a district of S London)  
spring beauty  
      n   a pale green annual plant (Claytonia perfoliata) of the purslane family, originally North American, having small white flowers above fused leaves that encircle the stem  
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care home
child care provided by foster parents
a care order is an official instruction (made by a judge or magistrate) that a child should be taken into care
Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly—sometimes called "Assisted Living" or "Board and Care" facilities
1 Ambulance and Primary Care medical emergencies 2 Ambulance Emergency Care
humanitarian compassive care for avoiding suffering of a terminal state patient
Medical term
care provided for old or sick people or children in a residential facility ("home")
[child] to be sent to a care organization run by the social services, or to be looked after by foster parents
1. a package containing food, clothes or other items that the receiver has difficulties in procuring by himself; 2. a package containing small gifts for close persons
paraprofessional registered physician assistants like nurses
Needs disambiguation with Paramedic when traduction in other languages
tenderness, love and care
Mobile Intensive Care Unit ambulance
Medical term; ALS or Intensive Care professionals on board
MICU for Intensive Care seeking Neonates
advanced life support mobile intensive care unit
Medical term
nurse manned MICU for stable intensive care patients
free time spent taking care also of work-related tasks
formed based on "work" and "leisure"
Concerning paramedical professions an Care. Compare with Paramedic
Parmedic is a Nickname of Paramedical derived of Medic and Paramedical Compre with this term
1 Mobile Intensive Care Unit 2 Physician manned Ambulance
training or Intensive Care in out hospital Intensive care setting
Medical term; See also Mobile Intensive Care Unit
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