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residential care

  

      n     (Social welfare)   the provision by a welfare agency of a home with social-work supervision for people who need more than just housing accommodation, such as children in care or mentally handicapped adults  
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residential  
      adj  
1    suitable for or allocated for residence  
a residential area     
2    relating to or having residence  
  residentially      adv  


residential care  
      n     (Social welfare)   the provision by a welfare agency of a home with social-work supervision for people who need more than just housing accommodation, such as children in care or mentally handicapped adults  
residential school  
      n   (in Canada) a boarding school maintained by the Canadian government for Indian and Inuit children from sparsely populated settlements  

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residential care n.
care provided for old or sick people or children in a residential facility ("home")

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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
n.
Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly—sometimes called "Assisted Living" or "Board and Care" facilities
n.
care home
n.
child care provided by foster parents
n.
a care order is an official instruction (made by a judge or magistrate) that a child should be taken into care
n.
1 Ambulance and Primary Care medical emergencies 2 Ambulance Emergency Care
exp.
humanitarian compassive care for avoiding suffering of a terminal state patient
Medical term
n.
[child] to be sent to a care organization run by the social services, or to be looked after by foster parents
n.
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
n.
paraprofessional registered physician assistants like nurses
Needs disambiguation with Paramedic when traduction in other languages
exp.
tenderness, love and care
acronym
n.
Mobile Intensive Care Unit ambulance
Medical term; ALS or Intensive Care professionals on board
n.
MICU for Intensive Care seeking Neonates
n.
advanced life support mobile intensive care unit
Medical term
n.
nurse manned MICU for stable intensive care patients
n.
free time spent taking care also of work-related tasks
formed based on "work" and "leisure"
n.
Concerning paramedical professions an Care. Compare with Paramedic
Parmedic is a Nickname of Paramedical derived of Medic and Paramedical Compre with this term
n.
1 Mobile Intensive Care Unit 2 Physician manned Ambulance
n.
training or Intensive Care in out hospital Intensive care setting
Medical term; See also Mobile Intensive Care Unit
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