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lunatic asylum

noun [C] uk   old-fashioned us  
a hospital for mentally ill people. This word is now considered offensive.
Translations of “lunatic asylum”
in Chinese (Traditional) 精神病院,瘋人院…
in Chinese (Simplified) 精神病院,疯人院…
(Definition of lunatic asylum from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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