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problem child/family/drinker etc

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishproblem child/family/drinker etcproblem child/family/drinker etcMPPROBLEMa child etc whose behaviour causes problems for other people problem
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problem child/family/drinker etcThey were talking about a problem child.Data collection is mainly by questionnaire and structured interviews with families, youth groups and problem drinkers.BAccording to a federal survey, men are much more likely to be problem drinkers than women.A basic issue between Paul and the Corinthian problem children was over a proper understanding of the self.It does reflect the position of the Corinthian problem children, however.Services for problem drinkers are very fragmented at present.Another reason to consider a moderation-goal option is that a broader range of problem drinkers can be attracted and treated.This problem drinker population has been largely ignored or at least underserved.
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