trauma center

noun

Definition of trauma center

  1. :  a hospital unit specializing in the treatment of patients with acute and especially life-threatening traumatic injuries

First Known Use of trauma center

1973


TRAUMA CENTER Defined for English Language Learners

trauma center

noun

Definition of trauma center for English Language Learners

  • : a part of a hospital that is specially prepared to perform emergency surgery on people with severe injuries


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trauma center

noun

Medical Definition of trauma center

  1. :  a hospital unit specializing in the treatment of patients with acute and especially life-threatening traumatic injuries

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