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1. A coordinated effort by two or more people or functional entities.
2. Process of working together toward a common end by various participants (for example, clinicians, researchers).
[L.L. collaboro, to work together, fr. col- (for com-, fr. cum, with, + laboro, to work]


Psychiatry A helping relationship between a family member and a mental health professional who share responsibility for a child with an emotional disorder
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BAE has been using online collaborative design tools since around 1997, says Martin Scalway, head of ebusiness strategy at BAE.
The suite -- which consolidates CoCreate's product portfolio, including SolidDesigner, WorkManager, ME10 and OneSpace into one integrated, fully collaborative design solution -- enables companies to dramatically accelerate their product development processes.
a leader in collaborative design change management solutions for e-business, reports that FG Wilson (Engineering) Limited, a Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) company, has successfully implemented Motiva eChange Solutions(TM).
A new collaborative design for the Freedom Tower, the brainchild of architects David Childs and Daniel Libeskind, is scheduled for release next month.
ChipData offers a unique solution to deliver faster access for collaborative design applications.

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