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sanatorium

noun [C] uk   /ˌsæn.əˈtɔː.ri.əm/ us    /-ˈtɔːr.i-/ ( 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
Translations of “sanatorium”
in Spanish sanatorio, enfermería…
in French sanatorium, infirmerie…
in German das Sanatorium, das Krankenzimmer…
in Chinese (Traditional) 療養院,休養所…
in Russian санаторий…
in Turkish sanatoryum…
in Chinese (Simplified) 疗养院,休养所…
in Polish sanatorium…
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