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American English: /ˌhaɪdəˈpɛndənsi/ British English: /hʌɪdɪˈpɛndəŋsi/

Translation of high-dependency in Spanish:


  • (before noun) (British)
    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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