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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A hospital for recuperation or for the treatment of chronic diseases.

Usage examples (34)
  • The proprietor of the so-called sanitarium was also arrested, and both prisoners were driven down to the Brooklyn police station.
  • We engaged a nurse to look after the future patient of the "sanitarium" while we did our best to look for the sanitarium itself.
  • His course took him not far from the lake sanitarium, where
  • Maybe she was the girl who had escaped from the sanitarium! for more
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  • This was the final winning word in the 1938 National Spelling Bee.
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