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welfare work

noun
1.
the efforts or programs of an agency, community, business organization, etc., to improve living conditions, increase job opportunities, secure hospitalization, and the like, for needy persons within its jurisdiction.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10
Related forms
welfare worker, noun
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