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social service

noun
1.
organized welfare efforts carried on under professional auspices by trained personnel.
Origin of social service
1850-1855
1850-55
Related forms
social-service, adjective
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social services

plural noun
1.
welfare activities organized by the state or a local authority and carried out by trained personnel
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