readmission

noun
re·​ad·​mis·​sion | \ (ˌ)rē-əd-ˈmi-shən How to pronounce readmission (audio) , -ad- \
plural readmissions

Definition of readmission

: a second or subsequent admission : the act of readmitting someone or something readmission to the hospital five days after discharge college readmissions

First Known Use of readmission

1647, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of readmission was in 1647

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“Readmission.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/readmission. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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