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Sexual child abuse

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  • Sexual child abuse — Child abuse comprises four basic types of mistreatment: child neglect, physical abuse of a child, emotional abuse of a child, and sexual abuse of a child. Sexual abuse is the least frequently reported form of child abuse (6% of all cases).… …   Medical dictionary

  • Abuse, sexual child — Child abuse comprises four basic types of mistreatment: child neglect, physical abuse of a child, emotional abuse of a child, and sexual abuse of a child. Sexual abuse is the least frequently reported form of child abuse (6% of all cases).… …   Medical dictionary

  • Child abuse, sexual — Child abuse comprises four basic types of mistreatment: child neglect, physical abuse of a child, emotional abuse of a child, and sexual abuse of a child. Sexual abuse is the least frequently reported form of child abuse (6% of all cases).… …   Medical dictionary

  • Child abuse — is a very complex and dangerous set of problems that include child neglect and the physical, emotional, and sexual abuse of children. Although most people think first of physical abuse when they hear the term, physical abuse makes us 25 percent… …   Medical dictionary

  • child abuse — n: abuse (2) Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. child abuse …   Law dictionary

  • Child abuse — Family law Entering into marriag …   Wikipedia

  • child abuse — mistreatment of a child by a parent or guardian, including neglect, beating, and sexual molestation. [1970 75] * * * Crime of inflicting physical or emotional injury on a child. The term can denote the use of inordinate physical violence or… …   Universalium

  • child abuse — In its most general sense, child abuse refers to the maltreatment or injury of a child by an adult or adults. Such abuse can be physical, emotional, sexual, or a combination of all three. It might be perpetrated by one person or by several,… …   Dictionary of sociology

  • child abuse — noun the physical or emotional or sexual mistreatment of children • Hypernyms: ↑maltreatment, ↑ill treatment, ↑ill usage, ↑abuse * * * ˈchild abuse [child abuse] noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • child abuse — the maltreatment of children. It may take the form of sexual abuse, when a child is involved in sexual activity by an adult; physical abuse, when physical injury is caused by cruelty or undue punishment (see nonaccidental injury); neglect, when… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • child abuse — noun /ˈtʃaɪldəbjuːs/ The physical, sexual or emotional mistreatment of a child. Abdominal trauma can also result from and is the second leading cause of related death, after traumatic brain injury …   Wiktionary


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