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noun as in place where ill, injured are treated

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Moscow officials insist that the hospitals listed for closure lacked professional services and often stayed half empty.

He has since put in place penalties for hospitals and surgeons that perform elective cesareans.

No schools, churches or hospitals have been rebuilt yet, though temporary structures are now permanent fixtures on the landscape.

“There are not that many bad… guys whose goal in life is to go and randomly mess with patients in hospitals,” Hoyme said.

We have 10 times as many mentally ill individuals behind bars than in psychiatric hospitals.

The hospitals in the capital were crowded with wounded soldiers, brought in at great risk from the rural districts.

The hospitals were already full of soldiers suffering as much from sunstroke as from wounds received in battle.

Something was done towards improving the condition of the barracks, hospitals, and schools.

Many of the Royalists had fled to the hospitals, where, in the wards of infection, they shared the beds of the dead and the dying.

She heard of the rehabilitation of Belgium, and portable hospitals, and millions of dollars, and Red Cross trains.


On this page you'll find 13 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hospitals, such as: nursing home, clinic, hospice, ward, institution, and emergency room.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.