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community hospital Line breaks: com|mu¦nity hos|pital

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of community hospital in English:


A non-specialized hospital serving a local area.
Example sentences
  • As she lived 16 miles from the district general hospital I was asked if she could have the operation at our local community hospital.
  • To find out more about donating blood, contact your community hospital or your regional blood bank.
  • Investment in intermediate care in community hospital rather than acute hospital settings may be more cost effective.
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