multiproblem familyA family with increased potential for child and spousal abuse, due to multiple stressors—e.g., single parent, no job or low income, low education, drug abuse, etc.
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multiproblem familySocial medicine A family with an ↑ potential for child and spousal abuse, due to multiple stressors–eg, single parent, drug abuse, etc. See Child abuse.
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