a local general hospital, esp. for short-term patient care
Most babies are born at the community hospital.
- Community language
plural noun 1. a language spoken by members of a minority group or community within a majority language context
- Community leader
noun a socially and/or politically prominent and respected member of a community Examples Community leaders met to discuss state taxes.
noun 1. public-health services targeted to a given community, often a low-income population. community medicine com·mu·ni·ty medicine (kə-myōō’nĭ-tē) n. Public health services emphasizing preventive medicine and epidemiology for members of a given community or region.
noun 1. a health-care facility or network of agencies that is part of a system originally authorized by the U.S. government to provide a coordinated program of continuing mental health care to a specific population.