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milieu

 [me-lyuh´] (Fr.)
surroundings; environment.
milieu extérieur [me-lyuh´ ek-sta″re-ur´] external environment.
milieu intérieur [me-lyuh´ an-ta″re-ur´] internal environment; the blood and lymph in which the cells are bathed.

mil·ieu

(mēl-yu'),
1. Surroundings; environment.
2. In psychiatry, the social setting of the mental patient, for example, the family setting or a hospital unit.
[Fr. mi, fr. L. medius, middle, + lieu, fr. L. locus, place]

mil·ieu

(mēl-yuh')
1. Surroundings; environment.
2. psychiatry The social setting of the mental patient, e.g., the family setting or a hospital unit.
[Fr. mi, fr. L. medius, middle, + lieu, fr. L. locus, place]
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Les services d'ergotherapie en milieu scolaire peuvent etre dispenses dans des ecoles regulieres ou specialisees et etre organises selon differents modeles de services.
The focus was on getting the larger Bengali milieu right.
Die Diffusionsforschung lasst bisher offen, welche Mechanismen und Akteure die Verbreitung klimaschonender Innovationen in traditionelle Milieus hinein bewirken.
For Teilhard, the body of Christ and the Divine Milieu are the same, interchangeable.
The spatial parameters which establish the milieu not only allow speculation through a delimitation of the area in which the subject of examination interacts with other things.
The cultural milieu in which he was immersed is that of xenophobia, fearing immigrants and Muslims.
All Floristic-ecologic data (the study species and companion species as floristic marker) were collected from each endogenous milieu (each releve representing endogenous milieu).
D'abord, l'espace economique apparait comme un milieu oU l'integration se fait difficilement en raison de l'environnement linguistique qui ne favorise pas l'utilisation du francais, et oU meme << le relatif confort economique n'assure pas la stabilite de l'appartenance linguistique >> (267).
From handling dying and death to understanding the underlying meaning of the Cross, THE DIVINE MILIEU EXPLAINED comes packed with insights for daily life.
By creating an attractive rural tourist milieu, the originally agriculture-based rural environment may also be saved.
<<Choix, persuasion et contrainte : significations et enjeux du mariage en milieu immigre>> (CRSH 2006-2009), chercheuse : Sirma Bilge.
For years, addiction treatment professionals specifically, as well as group therapists in general, have known that the "effect" Kelly refers to is not so much "treatment" per se but a healthy group milieu mix within the patient's treatment.