institutionalized

adjective
in·sti·tu·tion·al·ized
variants: or chiefly British institutionalised \ˌin(t)-stə-ˈt(y)ü-shnəl-ˌīzd, -shən-ᵊl- \

Medical Definition of institutionalized 

: accustomed so firmly to the care and routine of an institution as to find independent life in the outside world difficult or unmanageable Many prisoners who only need a drug or alcohol program become more institutionalized with each mandatory return. —Robert L. Johnson, Undoing Time, 2001

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