for observation

Definition of for observation

  1. :  for the purpose of being watched carefully (as by doctors in a hospital) They're keeping him at the hospital for observation for another few days.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  an act or instance of observing a custom, rule, or law

    :  observance

    :  an act of recognizing and noting a fact or occurrence often involving measurement with instruments

  1. :  designed for use in viewing something (as scenery) or in making observations

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