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sanitarium

noun [C]  us   /ˌsæn·ɪˈteər·i·əm/ (also sanatorium,  /ˌsæn·ɪˈtɔr·i·əm, -ˈtoʊr-/ )
(esp. in the past) a type of hospital for people who needed long periods of rest and treatment for their illnesses: She died of tuberculosis at a sanitarium in Saranac Lake, N.Y., in 1914.
Translations of “sanitarium”
in Vietnamese viện điều dưỡng…
in Spanish sanatorio…
in Thai สถานที่พักฟื้น…
in Malaysian sanatorium…
in French sanatorium…
in German das Sanatorium…
in Chinese (Traditional) 療養院…
in Indonesian sanatorium…
in Russian санаторий…
in Turkish sanatoryum hastanesi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 疗养院…
in Polish sanatorium…
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