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general hospital

noun [C] uk   us  
a large hospital that deals with all types of sick people
Translations of “general hospital”
in Chinese (Traditional) 綜合醫院(醫治各種病症患者的醫院)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 综合医院(医治各种病症患者的医院)…
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