visiting hours Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “visiting hours” in the English Dictionary

"visiting hours" in British English

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visiting hoursnoun [plural]

uk   us  
the ​times when you are ​allowed to go and ​spendtime with someone who is in a ​hospital, ​prison, etc.: Visiting ​hours are between 6 and 9 p.m.
(Definition of visiting hours from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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visiting hoursplural noun

 /ˈvɪz·ɪ·t̬ɪŋ ˌɑʊərz/
the ​timeperiod when you can ​visit someone, esp. in a ​hospital or ​prison
(Definition of visiting hours from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “visiting hours”
in Chinese (Simplified) (医院或监狱的)探望时间,探视时间…
in Chinese (Traditional) (醫院或監獄的)探望時間,探視時間…
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