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Definitions of sanatorium:

part of speech: noun

An institution for the treatment of chronic diseases, such as tuberculosis, nervous disorders, chronic rheumatism, etc., and as a place for recuperation under medical supervision; often improperly called sanitarium.

Usage examples for sanatorium:

  • A woman had come to deliver her sister's child- sister in a sanatorium for tuberculosis; we to keep the child until the mother is cured, though I fear, from what I hear, that will never be. "Dear Enemy", Jean Webster
  • Put him in a comfortable sanatorium "T. Tembarom", Frances Hodgson Burnett

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