group work

noun

: a technique within the field of social work wherein various groups (as educational and recreational) are guided by an agency leader to more effective personal adjustment and community participation

Word History

First Known Use

1880, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of group work was in 1880

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“Group work.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/group%20work. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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