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healthcare

noun [U] uk   /ˈhelθ.keər/  us   /-ker/
C1 the set of services provided by a country or an organization for the treatment of the physically and the mentally ill: Healthcare workers are some of the lowest paid people in the country.
Translations of “healthcare”
in Korean 의료 서비스…
in Arabic الرعاية الصحِيّة…
in Portuguese assistência médica…
in Catalan atenció sanitària…
in Japanese (制度としての)ヘルスケア…
in Italian servizio sanitario…
in Chinese (Traditional) 醫療保健服務…
in Chinese (Simplified) 医疗保健服务…
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