base hospital

  1. Australian a hospital serving a large rural area

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How to use base hospital in a sentence

  • He was discharged as unfit for further service—spinal operation—from a New Jersey base hospital on January 12, 1918.

    Murder at Bridge | Anne Austin
  • On the second day he received orders to evacuate the wounded from an American base hospital near the Marne.

    The Marne | Edith Wharton
  • Where do you think youre in—a communication trench or a field-dressing-station or a base hospital?

    Grapes of wrath | Boyd Cable
  • I found poor old Alan at the base hospital, in terrible pain, poor boy, but not dangerously wounded.

  • The German base hospital for the troops in the coast battles and at Ypres was stationed at Bruges when our photograph was taken.