Definition of teaching hospital in English:

teaching hospital

Syllabification: teach·ing hos·pi·tal


  • A hospital that is affiliated with a medical school, in which medical students receive practical training.
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    • In comparison, the previous survey found that 44% of hospitals were teaching hospitals affiliated with medical schools.
    • Even at elite teaching hospitals affiliated with medical schools, more than one-quarter don't receive them.
    • The United States has 130 training programmes in universities, medical schools, teaching hospitals, colleges, and the armed forces.

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