[hos-pi-tl-muh n] /ˈhɒs pɪ tl mən/ noun, plural hospitalmen. U.S. Navy. 1. an enlisted person working as a assistant; corpsman.
- Hospital pass
noun (informal) 1. (sport) a pass made to a team-mate who will be tackled heavily as soon as the ball is received 2. a task or project that will inevitably bring heavy criticism on the person to whom it has been assigned
- Hospital record
hospital record n. The medical record for a patient generated during a period of hospitalization, usually including written accounts of consultants’ opinions as well as nurses’ observations and treatments.
noun 1. a ship built to serve as a hospital, especially used to treat the wounded in wartime and accorded safe passage by international law.