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hospitalize

transitive verb hos·pi·tal·ize

Medical Definition of hospitalize

hospitalized or chiefly British hospitalised; hospitalizing or chiefly British hospitalising

  1. :  to place in a hospital as a patient <the child was hospitalized at once for diagnosis and treatment—Journal of the American Medical Association>



Variants of hospitalize

or chiefly British hospitalise \ˈhäs-(ˌ)pit-əl-ˌīz, häs-ˈpit-əl-ˌīz\play play


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