[pol-ee-klin-ik] /ˌpɒl iˈklɪn ɪk/
a department of a hospital at which outpatients are treated.
1827, originally, “clinic held in a private house” (instead of a hospital), from German Poliklinik, from Greek polis “city” (see polis) + Klinik, from French clinique (see clinic).
policlinic pol·i·clin·ic (pŏl’ē-klĭn’ĭk)
The department of a hospital or health care facility that treats outpatients.
[pol-uh-see] /ˈpɒl ə si/ noun, plural policies. 1. a definite course of action adopted for the sake of expediency, facility, etc.: We have a new company policy. 2. a course of action adopted and pursued by a government, ruler, political party, etc.: our nation’s foreign policy. 3. action or procedure conforming to or considered with […]
[pol-uh-see-hohl-der] /ˈpɒl ə siˌhoʊl dər/ noun 1. the individual or firm in whose name an insurance is written; an insured. /ˈpɒlɪsɪˌhəʊldə/ noun 1. a person or organization in whose name an insurance policy is registered
noun, Insurance. 1. a loan made by a life-insurance company to a policyholder with the cash value of the policy serving as security.
[pol-uh-see-mey-ker] /ˈpɒl ə siˌmeɪ kər/ noun 1. a person responsible for making , especially in government.