Definición de infirmary en inglés:

infirmary

Saltos de línea: in|firm|ary
Pronunciación: /ɪnˈfəːm(ə)ri
 
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sustantivo (plural infirmaries)

  • 1A hospital: [in names]: the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • There were also in Baghdad numerous colleges of learning, hospitals, infirmaries for both sexes and lunatic asylums.
    • Nuns also provided cheap personnel for preschools, infirmaries, sanitariums, asylums, soup kitchens, and orphanages, especially in the North.
    • Soon the hotel began to resemble an infirmary, with dozens of guests in various stages of illness strewn around the lobby every night.
  • 1.1A place in a large institution for the care of those who are ill: the prison infirmary
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    • When I went down to the prison infirmary, I walked down there on my own and I didn't really lose much blood.
    • Her eyes opened and she stared up at him curiously, seeming not in the least bit surprised to be sleeping in the prison infirmary.
    • Phineas is taken to the school's infirmary where he is cared for by Doctor Stanhope.

Origen

late Middle English: from medieval Latin infirmaria, from Latin infirmus (see infirm).

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