mental institution

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Noun1.mental institution - a hospital for mentally incompetent or unbalanced personmental institution - a hospital for mentally incompetent or unbalanced person
hospital, infirmary - a health facility where patients receive treatment
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A 39-year-old man charged with sexually assaulting a woman outside a party in Elgin in 2013 is still unfit to stand trial and a serious public safety threat, authorities say, and could be held in a state mental institution for 30 years or more.
and involved an 80-year-old grandfather, his 78-year-old wife and their 27-year-old grandson who was a patient at the mental institution.
'This is the second largest mental institution, facilities are archaic and we need a modern unit,' he said.
Home appliances, furniture and building materials will be transferred within grant framework to the mental institution for a total of $70,765, the statement said.
Daniels, known as "the boy on the bike," was taken from his mother's house and sent to the state's notorious mental institution for 14 long years while his case was appealed.
In this thriller she stars as a woman wrongly held in a mental institution.
In the ( Season 1 finale of "Scream Queens," fans watched the Chanels got carted off to a mental institution, which is where they were sentenced to live out the rest of their lives after Chanel insulted all the "hippos" in the jury.
Cassie O'Malley spent the last two and a half years in a mental institution. Cassie's mother had her committed, but she is not crazy, or at least she does not think so.
Nonie Blake is back home from a mental institution where she has spent the last twenty years, and people in Jarrett Creek are worried.
He stars as 1920s sceptic and ghost-hunter Harry Price who, after learning an MP's wife has seen ghosts and could be locked up in a mental institution, feels compelled to act.
Laughing off the gossip that was going around online, "The Queen" sarcastically stressed that she was never admitted into any mental institution and is not experiencing any kind of mental problems.
Shasta claims Wolfman has been kidnapped and consigned to a mental institution by his money-grabbing wife (Serena Scott Thomas).