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Medical Term:

sanatorium

Pronunciation: san'a-to're-um

Definition: An institution for the treatment of chronic disorders and a place for recuperation under medical supervision.

[Mod. L. neuter of sanatorius, curative, fr. sano, to cure, heal]

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