[aws-pee-tah-let] /ˌɔs pi tɑˈlɛt/
a city in NE Spain, near Barcelona.
a city in NE Spain, a SW suburb of Barcelona. Pop: 246 415 (2003 est)
- Hospital formulary
hospital formulary n. A compilation of pharmaceuticals and other information that reflects the current clinical judgment of a hospital’s medical staff.
noun 1. Pathology. a contagious, often fatal gangrene, especially involving amputation stumps and war wounds, occurring usually in crowded, ill-kept hospitals, and caused by putrefactive bacteria.
[hos-pi-tl-ahyz] /ˈhɒs pɪ tlˌaɪz/ verb (used with object), hospitalized, hospitalizing. 1. to place in a for medical care or observation: The doctor hospitalized grandfather as soon as she checked his heart. /ˈhɒspɪtəˌlaɪz/ verb 1. (transitive) to admit or send (a person) into a hospital v. 1873, from hospital + -ize. “Freq[uently] commented on as an […]
[hos-pi-tl-iz-uh m] /ˈhɒs pɪ tlˌɪz əm/ noun 1. conditions having an adverse effect on patients. 2. the adverse mental and physical effects caused by such conditions. 3. the physiological and psychological consequences of living in a , nursing home, etc.