sanitarium


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san·i·tar·i·um

 (săn′ĭ-târ′ē-əm)
n. pl. san·i·tar·i·ums or san·i·tar·i·a (-ē-ə)

[New Latin sānitārium, from Latin sānitās, health; see sanity.]

sanitarium

(ˌsænɪˈtɛərɪəm)
n, pl -riums or -ria (-rɪə)
(Medicine) the US spelling of sanatorium
[C19: from Latin sānitās health]

san•i•tar•i•um

(ˌsæn ɪˈtɛər i əm)

also sanatorium



n., pl. -tar•i•ums, -tar•i•a (-ˈtɛər i ə)
an institution for the preservation of health; health resort.
[1850–55; < Latin sānit(ās) health (see sanity) + -ārium -ary]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sanitarium - a hospital for recuperation or for the treatment of chronic diseasessanitarium - a hospital for recuperation or for the treatment of chronic diseases
hospital, infirmary - a health facility where patients receive treatment
Translations
مَصَح عَقْلي
sanatorium
sanatorium
heilsuhæli
sanatorija

sanitarium

(sӕniˈteəriəm) plurals ˌsaniˈtariums ~ˌsaniˈtaria noun
(American) a sanatorium.

san·i·tar·i·um

n. sanatorio, institución de salud de rehabilitación fisica o mental.
References in classic literature ?
And the result was, willy-nilly, that he was led away to a private sanitarium for mental disease, while in the newspapers appeared pathetic accounts of his mental breakdown and of the saintliness of his character.
And in the enforced solitude of the sanitarium he recovered.
Disaster followed in the shape of an unfortunate financial venture which for a time reduced his family to serious straits and drove him with shattered nerves to a sanitarium.
And there's some talk of a big sanitarium back in the hills.
Sanitarium is regarded as the country's biggest annual rock concert, and ever since its inception in 2010 it has introduced a host of talent to Bahrain's music scene.
Marmageddon" is finally over in New Zealand, as Marmite returns to supermarket shelves after production stopped when the Christchurch factory of the manufacturer, Sanitarium, was damaged in the 2011 earthquake.
net , home of Sterns-Carson Sanitarium and The Raven Chronicles.
the company, Sanitarium, says on the Marmite website.
Daisy Suarez, 29, who was brought to the Sanitarium Hospital for minor injuries, said furniture fell on her when the earthquake struck, said undersecretary Benito Ramos of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC).
Hibs supporters stepped in to help following a visit to a sanitarium for children with TB in Dnipro when they played the town's club.
Whereas it is most distressing that any animals have to be culled, I suspect Betty Lee is too young to have experienced being taken by one's parents to the local sanitarium to visit friends and others dying of TB or 'consumption'.
Not only does she have to deal with life in the Cape Breton sanitarium while her friends go about normal lives, but Gwen has also lost her parents: her father shot her mother in the head, and then killed himself.