life-care

adjective
\ ˈlīf-ˌker How to pronounce life-care (audio) \

Definition of life-care

: of, relating to, or being a residential complex for elderly people that provides an apartment, personal and social services, and health care for life

First Known Use of life-care

1960, in the meaning defined above

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“Life-care.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/life-care. Accessed 19 Oct. 2020.

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