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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A place with a homelike feeling where patients who are dying of some disease are taken care of and made comfortable.

Usage examples (39)
  • Home hospice is a wonderful service for families of patients who are very ill.
  • The term hospice began to be applied only to institutions in which travellers were harboured.
  • The word hospice, which is still normally associated with Ty Hafan, is misleading, as Mr Hurcombe points out.
  • He died at home, in hospice care, 6 months after my grandmother died. for more
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