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life-care

or life care

[lahyf-kair] /ˈlaɪfˌkɛər/
adjective
1.
designed to provide for the basic needs of elderly residents, usually in return for an initial fee and monthly service payments:
a life-care facility; life-care communities.
Origin of life-care
1980-1985
1980-85
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