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- noun A hospital established on a temporary basis to serve troops in a combat zone.
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- noun A large
mobile medical unitthat temporarilytakes care of casualtiesbefore they can be safely transportedto more permanenthospital facilities.
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- noun a temporary military hospital near the battle lines
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