[ hos-pi-tl-uh-zey-shuh n ]
/ ˌhɒs pɪ tl əˈzeɪ ʃən /
- hospitality suite,
- hospitalization insurance,
Origin of hospitalization
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“My best friends are those I met in the hospital,” she said in the days before her rehospitalization.
/ (ˌhɒspɪtəlaɪˈzeɪʃən) /
the act or an instance of being hospitalized
the duration of a stay in a hospital
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1873, noun of action from hospitalize.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
[ hŏs′pĭ-tl-ĭ-zā′shən ]
The act of placing a person in a hospital as a patient.
The condition of being hospitalized.
Insurance that fully or partially covers one's hospital expenses.
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