a hospital or dispensary, especially aboard ship.
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How to use sick bay in a sentence
The sick were cared for by the doctor and his attentive sick-bay man, assisted by all the officers.How Britannia Came to Rule the Waves | W.H.G. Kingston
Back the way he had come, back toward the sick bay, he pitched.The Wolf Cub | Patrick Casey
Since Mura was in the isolation of ship sick bay the stripping of his cabin was a relatively simple job.Plague Ship | Andre Norton
All my men at quarters but West, who was on shore when we sailed, the men say on leave,—and Collins in the sick bay.
She had a dreamy remembrance of the first day or two of her sojourn in what the girls called “the sick bay.”Nan Sherwood at Lakeview Hall | Annie Roe Carr
British Dictionary definitions for sickbay
a room or area for the treatment of the sick or injured, as on board a ship or at a boarding school
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