personal care


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personal care

n.
The occupation of attending to the physical needs of people who are disabled or otherwise unable to take care of themselves, including activities of daily living such as eating and bathing.

personal care

n
(Medicine) help given to elderly or infirm people with essential everyday activities such as washing, dressing, and meals
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Noun1.personal care - care for someone who is disabled or is otherwise unable to care for themselvespersonal care - care for someone who is disabled or is otherwise unable to care for themselves; can including bathing and cooking and managing bodily functions
care, tending, attention, aid - the work of providing treatment for or attending to someone or something; "no medical care was required"; "the old car needs constant attention"
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The peeling of the former, and the selection of the latter, had been an operation of personal care.
Lined and hardened, as though by exposure and want of personal care, there was also a lack of sensibility, an almost animal callousness, on the coldly lit eyes and unflinching mouth, which readily suggested some terrible and recent experience--something potent enough to have dried up the human nature out of the man and left him soulless.
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