sick bay

noun

Definition of sick bay

  1. :  a compartment in a ship used as a dispensary and hospital; broadly :  a place for the care of the sick or injured

1813

First Known Use of sick bay

1813


SICK BAY Defined for English Language Learners

sick bay

noun

Definition of sick bay for English Language Learners

  • : a place on a ship that is used to care for sick or injured people


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sick bay

noun

Medical Definition of sick bay

  1. :  a compartment in a ship used as a dispensary and hospital; broadly :  a place for the care of the sick or injured

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