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“sanatorium” in British English

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sanatoriumnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌsæn.əˈtɔː.ri.əm/ us /ˌsæn.əˈtɔːr.i.əm/ plural sanatoriums or sanatoria US also sanitarium

a special type of hospital, usually in the countryside, where people can have treatment and rest, especially when getting better after a long illness

(Definition of “sanatorium” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“sanatorium” in American English

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sanatoriumnoun

us /ˌsæn·əˈtɔr·i·əm, -ˈtoʊr-/

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