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field hospital

n.
A hospital established on a temporary basis to serve troops in a combat zone.

field hospital

n
(Medicine) a temporary hospital set up near a battlefield equipped to provide remedial surgery and post-operative care

field′ hos`pital


n.
a temporary hospital established at isolated posts or in the field to support ground troops in combat.
[1695–1705]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.field hospital - a temporary military hospital near the battle linesfield hospital - a temporary military hospital near the battle lines
military hospital - hospital for soldiers and other military personnel
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
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