- an institution for the preservation or recovery of health, especially for convalescence; health resort.
Origin of sanitarium
Related Words for sanitariumsanitarium, shelter, clinic, ward, infirmary, hospice, institution, turmoil, bedlam, chaos, pandemonium, uproar, asylum, lodge, hotel, whirlpool, sauna, surgery, sanatorium, madhouse
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Contemporary Examples of sanitarium
One such home, in the city of Sochi, used to be a sanitarium.A Secret Putin Palace on Russia’s Black Sea?
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Historical Examples of sanitarium
Are you sure they spoke about my uncle, and property and a sanitarium?
It was a big haystack in a little clearing, some distance from the sanitarium.
His first act was to go to a place where he could observe the sanitarium.
"Never has been a sanitarium in this neighborhood," replied Bart.
There ahead of him, perched on the cliff, at the foot of which the river flowed, was the sanitarium.
- the US spelling of sanatorium
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