leprosarium

noun lep·ro·sar·i·um \ ˌle-prə-ˈser-ē-əm \

Definition of leprosarium

plural leprosariums or leprosaria play \ˌle-prə-ˈser-ē-ə\
: a hospital for leprosy patients

Origin and Etymology of leprosarium

Medieval Latin, from Late Latin leprosus


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leprosarium

noun lep·ro·sar·i·um \ ˌlep-rə-ˈser-ē-əm \

medical Definition of leprosarium

plural leprosariums or leprosaria play \-ē-ə\
: a hospital for leprosy patients

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