(social welfare) an arrangement between a welfare agency and a family with a dependent handicapped member, whereby the agency takes the handicapped person into a home for respite care or in emergencies
- Shared logic
noun 1. (computing) the sharing of a central processing unit and associated software among several terminals
- Shared ownership
noun 1. (in Britain) a form of house purchase whereby the purchaser buys a proportion of the dwelling, usually from a local authority or housing association, and rents the rest
noun 1. an interest-bearing checking account in a credit union. 2. a check written against this account.
- Shared resources
noun 1. (functioning as sing) (computing) the sharing of peripherals among several terminals