hos·pi·tal·ize transitive verb \ˈhäs-ˌpi-tə-ˌlīz\
Examples of HOSPITALIZE
- The doctor wants to hospitalize her for a few days so that he can run some tests.
First Known Use of HOSPITALIZE
hos·pi·tal·ize transitive verb (Medical Dictionary)
hos·pi·tal·izedor chiefly British ; hos·pi·tal·ised; hos·pi·tal·iz·ingor chiefly British ; hos·pi·tal·is·ing
: to place in a hospital as a patient <the child was hospitalized at once for diagnosis and treatment—Journal of the American Medical Association>
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