general hospital

noun

Medical Definition of general hospital

1 : a hospital in which patients with many different types of ailments are given care
2 : a military hospital usually located in a communications zone that gives treatment to all kinds of cases

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“General hospital.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/general%20hospital. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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