a legal document in which a person can appoint someone to make decisions about medical treatment in the event that he or she is no longer mentally competent or able to communicate.
- Health center
noun a building or institution where medical services are offered or a group of doctors practice
- Health centre
noun 1. (in Britain) premises, owned by a local authority, providing health care for the local community and usually housing a group practice, nursing staff, a child-health clinic, X-ray facilities, etc
- Health check
noun 1. a medical checkup 2. (Brit) any examination carried out to verify the physical condition of an appliance or machine 3. (Brit) any examination carried out to verify the financial success or security of a company or person
noun 1. See under (def 3). [kohd] /koʊd/ noun 1. a system for communication by telegraph, heliograph, etc., in which long and short sounds, light flashes, etc., are used to symbolize the content of a message: Morse code. 2. a system used for brevity or secrecy of communication, in which arbitrarily chosen words, letters, or […]