NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,780 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- social support
- listen (SOH-shul suh-PORT)
- A network of family, friends, neighbors, and community members that is available in times of need to give psychological, physical, and financial help.