Definitions for INFIRMARYɪnˈfɜr mə ri

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hospital, infirmary(noun)

    a health facility where patients receive treatment


  1. infirmary(Noun)

    A place where sick or injured people are cared for, especially a small hospital; sickhouse.

  2. infirmary(Noun)

    A clinic or dispensary within another institution.

  3. Origin: From infirmaria, from infirmus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Infirmary(noun)

    a hospital, or place where the infirm or sick are lodged and nursed gratuitously, or where out-patients are treated

  2. Origin: [Cf. OE. fermerie, OF. enfermerie, F. infirmerie, LL. infirmaria. See Infirm.]

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