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pol·y·clin·ic

 (pŏl′ē-klĭn′ĭk)
n.
A clinic, hospital, or health care facility that treats various types of diseases and injuries.

[Alteration of policlinic.]

polyclinic

(ˌpɒlɪˈklɪnɪk)
n
1. (Medicine) a hospital or clinic able to treat a wide variety of diseases: general hospital
2. (Medicine) (in England) a proposed large health care centre able to provide a wider range of service than a standard general practitioner's office

pol•y•clin•ic

(ˌpɒl iˈklɪn ɪk)

n.
a clinic or a hospital dealing with various diseases.
[1885–90; alter. of policlinic dispensary, outpatient clinic < German Poliklinik= Greek póli(s) city + German Klinik clinic]
Translations

polyclinic

nPoliklinik f

pol·y·clin·ic

n. policlínica, hospital general.
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