What is another word for hospital?

222 synonyms found


[ hˈɒspɪtə͡l], [ hˈɒspɪtə‍l], [ h_ˈɒ_s_p_ɪ_t_əl]

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How to use "Hospital" in context?

Hospital are important places where people who are sick or injured receive medical care. Hospitals were originally called "hospitals of charity." These hospitals served the poor, the sick, and the injured without charge. Some of the earliest hospitals were founded in the Middle Ages by religious orders. In the 19th century, hospitals began to be created specifically to provide care for the sick. In the United States, hospitals are usually named after a city, region, or organization.

All hospitals have similar features, although their design, location, and services may vary. A hospital usually has a number of buildings, each of which contains different types of medical equipment.

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