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English definition of “ICU”


noun [C]     /ˌaɪ.siːˈjuː/ US  /ˈɑɪˌsiːˈjuː/ specialized
abbreviation for intensive care unit : the part of a hospital the provides continuous treatment for patients who are seriously ill , very badly injured , or who have just had an operation : ICU beds are a very expensive and limited resource .Medical places and organizations
(Definition of ICU noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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