Definition of sickbay in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈsɪkbeɪ


  • A room or building set aside for the treatment or accommodation of the sick, especially within a military base, ship, or school.
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    • ‘I need to get back to my ship, to the sickbay,’ she replied.
    • Despite Buddy's protests Armstrong carried Bracks through the ship to the sickbay.
    • Both were rushed to the Navy sickbay for treatment of their injuries.

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