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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To place in a hospital for treatment, care, or observation.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To send to hospital; to admit (a person) to hospital.
  • v. To render (a building) unfit for habitation, by long continued use as a hospital.
  • v. To cause (a person) to require hospitalization.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To render (a building) unfit for habitation, by long continued use as a hospital.
  • transitive v. To place (a person) in a hospital in order to receive medical treatment, observation, or for rest.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. admit into a hospital

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