Definition of prehospital in English:


Syllabification: pre·hos·pi·tal
Pronunciation: /prēˈhäspitl/

Entry from US English dictionary


  • Relating to procedures administered or care provided prior to a patient’s arrival at a hospital: the bandage was developed primarily for a prehospital setting

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