Definition of health center in English:

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health center

Pronunciation: /helTH ˈsen(t)ər/


A building or establishment housing local medical services or the practice of a group of doctors.
Example sentences
  • The general practitioners in my health centre, however, were willing to learn.
  • He practices developmental-behavioral pediatrics in a community health center in Boulder, Colo.
  • At the weekly baby weigh-in clinic at my local health centre, new mothers sit round in a circle on plastic chairs.

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Syllabification: health cen·ter

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