infirmary Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"infirmary" in British English

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infirmarynoun [C]

uk   /ɪnˈfɜː.mə.ri/  us   /-ˈfɝː.mɚ-/
US a ​room in a ​school, ​college, or ​university where ​students who are ​injured or ​feelingill can go to a ​nurse for ​treatment UK old use a ​hospital. It is now used ​mainly in the ​names of ​hospitals: Leeds ​General Infirmary the Royal Infirmary
(Definition of infirmary from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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infirmarynoun [C]

 us   /ɪnˈfɜr·mə·ri/
an ​office esp. in a ​school where someone can ​receivemedicalcare
(Definition of infirmary from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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