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col·la·bor·a·tion

(kō'lab'ōr-ā'shŭn),
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]

collaboration

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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Israel has risked all its collaborators in Gaza and ordered them to spread in the field in a way which has demonstrated its need for information.
One version of this occurs when collaborators justify their collaboration with perpetrators of violence in terms of a supposed "obligation to obey," although they might not use this precise language: many collaborators will characterize their obedience as "loyalty," "support" or "helpfulness" in order to mask from themselves the fear that drives their submissive behavior.
Under this approach, all collaborators are connected to a central site.
Collaborators work in codesigning systems that emphasize identifying, enhancing, and/or developing synergies among collaborating projects.
I have done a considerable amount of primary research based on interviews with faculty about their experiences as collaborators.
William Sullivan and his collaborators (Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN) identified and mapped a gene in T.
Civil liberties declined due to: shooting deaths of Palestinian civilians by Palestinian security personnel; the summary trial and executions of alleged collaborators by the Palestinian Authority (PA); extra-judicial killings of suspected collaborators my militias; and the apparent official encouragement of Palestinian youth to confront Israeli soldiers, thus placing them directly in harm's way.
At the heart of Thek's environments were several key figurative forms that traveled with him like members of his band of collaborators.
This notion of uncertainty breeding insight and knowledge is another defining attribute of works by Jenkins and her collaborators.
If, like many collaborators, he has been recruited as an agent of the Israeli Border Guard--attacking his own people in demonstrations, shooting and killing innocents--then it is imperative that he be executed at once.
Omar Kilani, a 25-year-old Ya'bad resident, recalls how on July 12, 1989, he and four others were stopped at a junction near the village by the brothers Ali, Omar and Bassam Najjar and two others, all known as collaborators among the local population.
The statement said that the two collaborators did not turn themselves to the Hamas authorities during the amnesty period which ended last April.