social welfare

noun

Definition of social welfare

  1. :  organized public or private social services for the assistance of disadvantaged groups; specifically :  social work

1912

First Known Use of social welfare

1912


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noun social wel·fare \-ˈwel-ˌfa(ə)r, -ˌfe(ə)r\

Medical Definition of social welfare

  1. :  organized public or private social services for the assistance of disadvantaged groups; specifically :  social work


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