nursing home(redirected from long-term care facility)
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A private establishment that provides living quarters and care for chronically ill, usually elderly patients.
1. (Medicine) a private hospital or residence staffed and equipped to care for aged or infirm persons
2. (Medicine) Brit a private maternity home
1. a residential institution caring for the aged or infirm.
2. Chiefly Brit. a small private hospital.
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