Meaning of “health care” in the English Dictionary


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health carenoun [ U ]

also health-care, us /ˈhelθˌkeər/ us /ˈhelθ ˌkeər/

the providing of medical services:

She claimed that women and minority groups frequently receive inferior health care.
hospitals and other health-care providers

(Definition of “health care” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)