case study

Definitions of case study
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n a detailed analysis of a person or group from a social or psychological or medical point of view

Type of:
analysis
an investigation of the component parts of a whole and their relations in making up the whole

n a careful study of some social unit (as a corporation or division within a corporation) that attempts to determine what factors led to its success or failure

Type of:
report, study, written report
a written document describing the findings of some individual or group

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