casework

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noun case·work \ˈkās-ˌwərk\

Definition of casework

  1. :  social work involving direct consideration of the problems, needs, and adjustments of the individual case (such as a person or family)

caseworker

play \-ˌwər-kər\ noun

1892

First Known Use of casework

1892


CASEWORK Defined for English Language Learners

casework

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noun case·work \ˈkās-ˌwərk\

Definition of casework for English Language Learners

  • : the work done by a social worker to help fix the problems of a person or family


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casework

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noun case·work \ˈkā-ˌswərk\

Medical Definition of casework

  1. :  social work involving direct consideration of the problems, needs, and adjustments of the individual case (as a person or family in need of financial or psychiatric aid)

caseworker

\-ˌswər-kər\ noun

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