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Spanish translation of “ward”

ward

noun /woːd/
a room with a bed or beds for patients in a hospital etc
sala
an emergency ward He is in a surgical ward of the local hospital.
(legal ) a person who is under the legal control and care of someone who is not his or her parent or (a ward of court) of a court
pupilo
She was made a ward of court.
warder noun a person who guards prisoners in a jail
celador, carcelero
a prison warder He shot a warder and escaped from jail.
(Definition of ward from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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