Meaning of “nursing home” in the English Dictionary

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"nursing home" in British English

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nursing homenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈnɜː.sɪŋ ˌhəʊm/ us /ˈnɝː.sɪŋ ˌhoʊm/

a place where very old people who are ill live and receive medical treatment and care

(Definition of “nursing home” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"nursing home" in American English

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nursing homenoun [ C ]

us /ˈnɜr·sɪŋ ˌhoʊm/

a place where old people live and receive care when they can no longer care for themselves

(Definition of “nursing home” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)