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support groupnoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​group of ​people who have had ​similarexperiences, ​especiallydifficultones, and who ​providehelp to each other: After ​theirbabydied, they ​joined a ​localsupportgroup.
(Definition of support group from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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support groupnoun [C]

 us   /səˈpɔrt ˌɡrup, -ˈpoʊrt/
a group of ​people who ​meetregularly to give and ​receivehelp for a ​problem by ​talking about it among themselves
(Definition of support group from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “support group”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指经历过相同苦难的人组成的)互助协会…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指經歷過相同苦難的人組成的)互助協會…
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