Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An infirmary; a room or building set apart for the use of the sick.

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  • The parkland by 'Capability' Brown is spectacularly beautiful, featuring magnificent lawns, a walled garden, glasshouses and a fermery.

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  • The parkland by 'Capability' Brown is spectacularly beautiful, featuring magnificent lawns, a walled garden, glasshouses and a fermery.

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