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sickroom

Pronunciation: /ˈsɪkruːm; -rʊm/

Translation of sickroom in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 (in house)[ habitación de un enfermo ] 1.2 (in school, factory) (British English/inglés británico) enfermería (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Sprinkle it about where a suspicious smell is detected - in lavatories, sickrooms, cesspools or sewers.
    • She followed him out of the sickroom and down a long hall way.
    • Watching the two of them should be easier than nursing half the sickroom, surely.

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