Definition of cottage hospital in English:
A small hospital in a country area.
- In emergencies it could call on rescue teams, a fire station, an ambulance service, a first-aid clinic, a cottage hospital and a police station with an inspector, a sergeant and seven constables.
- Later in the week, I finished another clinic at a cottage hospital soon after midday.
- I swapped a radiological session at my base hospital for a session at a local cottage hospital just two miles down the hill.