support system

noun
|Updated on: 3 Aug 2018

Definition of support system

: a network of people who provide an individual with practical or emotional support

Examples of support system in a Sentence

  1. students who have good support systems at home

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First Known Use of support system

1980

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SUPPORT SYSTEM Defined for English Language Learners

support system

Definition of support system for English Language Learners

  • : a group of people who give someone help, money, encouragement, etc.


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support system

noun

medical Definition of support system

: a network of people who provide an individual with practical or emotional support

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