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high-dependency
Pronunciation: / ˌhaɪdəˈpɛndənsi / Pronunciation: / hʌɪdɪˈpɛndəŋsi /

Translation of high-dependency in Spanish:

adjective

  • (before noun)
    (British English)
    de alta dependencia
    Example sentences
    • Last night Mrs Dixon said she remained angry that surgery had been cancelled so many times due to a shortage of beds in the hospital's high-dependency unit.
    • The bullet was removed and he's being kept in a high-dependency unit at a hospital, but his condition is not life-threatening.
    • It is equipped with the latest in medical facilities, including eight high-dependency and 38 low-dependency hospital beds.

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