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Meaning of "sanitorium" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SANITORIUM

sanitorium  [ˌsænɪˈtɔːrɪəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SANITORIUM

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Sanitorium is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SANITORIUM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

sanitorium

Sanatorium

A sanatorium has different meanings depending on the region of residence. Historically for Americans, Australians and most European countries it is a medical facility for long-term illness, most typically associated with treatment of tuberculosis before antibiotics. A distinction is sometimes made between "sanitarium" and "sanatorium". The term "sanatorium" was often used throughout the 20th century in the U.S. as a socially-acceptable term for psychiatric hospitals.

Definition of sanitorium in the English dictionary

The definition of sanitorium in the dictionary is a facility for housing patients with long-term illnesses.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SANITORIUM


auditorium
ˌɔːdɪˈtɔːrɪəm
cafetorium
ˌkæfəˈtɔːrɪəm
castoreum
kɑːˈstɔːrɪəm
conservatorium
kənˌsɜːvəˈtɔːrɪəm
crematorium
ˌkrɛməˈtɔːrɪəm
eupatorium
ˌjuːpəˈtɔːrɪəm
haustorium
hɔːˈstɔːrɪəm
inclinatorium
ˌɪnklɪnəˈtɔːrɪəm
inhalatorium
ɪnˌheɪləˈtɔːrɪəm
moratorium
ˌmɒrəˈtɔːrɪəm
motorium
məʊˈtɔːrɪəm
muscatorium
ˌmʌskəˈtɔːrɪəm
natatorium
ˌneɪtəˈtɔːrɪəm
praetorium
priːˈtɔːrɪəm
sanatorium
ˌsænəˈtɔːrɪəm
scriptorium
skrɪpˈtɔːrɪəm
succinctorium
ˌsʌksɪŋkˈtɔːrɪəm
sudatorium
ˌsjuːdəˈtɔːrɪəm
tentorium
tenˈtɔːrɪəm
vomitorium
ˌvɒmɪˈtɔːrɪəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SANITORIUM

sanitary engineering
sanitary inspector
sanitary napkin
sanitary protection
sanitary towel
sanitate
sanitation
sanitation department
sanitation man
sanitation men
sanitationist
sanitisation
sanitise
sanitised
sanitiser
sanitization
sanitize
sanitized
sanitizer
sanity

WORDS THAT END LIKE SANITORIUM

anticlinorium
appressorium
aquarium
archesporium
aspersorium
ciborium
cladosporium
corium
emporium
exosporium
livermorium
lubritorium
mesothorium
ostensorium
pastorium
radiothorium
sensorium
suspensorium
synclinorium
thorium
triforium

Synonyms and antonyms of sanitorium in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «sanitorium» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SANITORIUM

Find out the translation of sanitorium to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of sanitorium from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «sanitorium» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

疗养院
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

sanatorio
570 millions of speakers

English

sanitorium
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

sanitorium
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

sanitorium
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

санаторий
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

sanitorium
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

sanitorium
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

sanatorium
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sanitorium
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Sanatorium
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

sanitorium
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

sanitorium
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sanitasi
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sanitorium
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

துப்புரவு மருத்துவமனையை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सभागृह
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

sanitorium
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sanitorium
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

sanatorium
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

санаторій
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

sanatoriu
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

sanitorium
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sanitorium
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

sanitorium
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

sanitorium
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of sanitorium

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SANITORIUM»

The term «sanitorium» is regularly used and occupies the 84.054 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SANITORIUM» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «sanitorium» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «sanitorium» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about sanitorium

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SANITORIUM»

Discover the use of sanitorium in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to sanitorium and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Clean Living Movements: American Cycles of Health Reform
Stage One: The Sanitorium Movement The initial focus of the tuberculosis movement was on the isolation and treatment of "open" — active — cases of TB in sanitoria. This movement had its beginnings in 1885, with Edward Trudeau's ...
Ruth Clifford Engs, 2001
2
Greenwood
iinnni»iunmiuMi»pmi7tM^ The Sanitorium Ideal, or the Greenwood Sanitorium, was the proper name rather than "sanitarium," as it is called in much of the literature. The Sanitorium Ideal logo appears in a detail from letterhead (above).
Jim Hillman, John Murphy, 2010
3
Sanitorium
Raking in the big bucks? If you're Leonard Pringle, a janitor at Harper's Grove Sanitorium, than being good at your job means there's no such thing as quitting time. Especially when there's no one else that will do the really dirty work.
David Scott Schroyer, 2012
4
Bulletin [Of The] City of Chicago Municipal Tuberculosis ...
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
‎2012
5
Mount Hope and Otisville
Willella and Ralph Perry Carhart were photographed around 1917 on the grounds of the Otisville Tuberculosis Sanitorium. Ralph was employed at the sanitorium and resided in a house on the property. He was an avid photographer and took ...
Nancie Craig, Anita Goldsmith, 2008
6
The Code of Federal Regulations of the United States of America
Instruction is executed by an accredited Christian Science teacher and is continuous. (31) Christian Science Sanitorium. "Christian Science Sanitorium" means a sanitorium either operated by the First Church of Christ, Scientist or listed and ...
‎1966
7
Journal of Proceedings of the ... Annual Session of the ...
When can the County Board of Supervisors be said, to be “contemplating the construction” of a tuberculosis sanitorium? The bill does not provide that they shall take any oflicial action in the premises or that any record shall be made of their ...
Wisconsin. Legislature. Senate, 1919
8
The Crisis
"That damned Van Vranken Sanitorium is still refusing to admit Negroes. It gets a hundred thousand a year from state and city taxes, from you and from me, but because it has got a big endowment and a stuck-up Board of Directors, they do as ...
9
Garner's Modern American Usage
spellings sanatorium and sanitorium (= an institution for the treatment of chronic diseases or care oflongterm convalescents; a health resort). ✳Sanatarium and ✳ sanitarium are needless variants—e.g.: • “Early Tuesday, Carter—the first former  ...
Bryan Garner, 2009
10
Sanitorium and Other Stories
A collection of short stories.
William Somerset Maugham, 1951

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SANITORIUM»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term sanitorium is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Former sanatorium still holds interest
A Healing Place, featuring conversations about the former Michigan State Sanitorium site, will be held 6:30-8 p.m. at the Historic Howell Theater, 315 E. Grand ... «Livingston Daily, Apr 15»
2
Province planning to demolish two London heritage properties
It's the last remnant of the first sanitorium buildings, but debate about finding a use for it has continued for years. Now, it's in a sorry state. It's been vandalized ... «MetroNews Canada, Oct 14»
3
Sanitorium Break-Ins
An abandoned insane asylum has always attracted curious teenagers, especially around Halloween. Action 7 News Reporter Megan Cruz explains the spooky ... «KOAT Albuquerque, Oct 14»
4
'Seaside' Property In Waterford To Become State Park
A long debate over what the state should do with a 32-acre former tuburculosis sanitorium on the shore of Long Island Sound ended Tuesday with Gov. Dannel ... «Hartford Courant, Sep 14»
5
UK's original Bethlem Hospital demands Perth Show scrap …
MARK COLVIN: The row over the so-called 'Bethlem Sanitorium' exhibit at the Royal Perth Show has now reached Britain, where the original Bethlem or Bedlam ... «ABC Science Online, Sep 14»
6
If these walls could talk - A look back at Dr. Wadsworth's Sanitarium …
"What was interesting is that when I ran across references in the United States census to the sanitorium patients, they were called inmates," Kerouac said. «Thehour.com, Aug 14»
7
Sampling History: Special historical program focuses on sanitorium
The Folkes Sanitorium, begun by a physician named Hyman McMackin Folkes, ... tell more about the sanitorium movement in Mississippi and the United States. «Mississippi Press, Jul 14»
8
Garzone's: Years ago, a late-night respite from worries at the …
Van Duyn, it turned out, operates on the site of what used to be the Onondaga County sanitorium. For many decades in the 1900s, during a time when ... «The Post-Standard, Jun 14»
9
Little support for renaming of Sanitorium Road
The idea of renaming Sanitorium Road gained little traction at city hall, the Community and Protective Services Committee is pushing for a wider conversation ... «London Community News, Jun 14»
10
Update: Oxford St. Crash Claims Life
If you're approaching from the east, you'll be forced south on Sanitorium to Byron. There is also single-lane construction on Oxford St. W between Hyde Park Rd. «BlackburnNews.com, Jun 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Sanitorium [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/sanitorium>. Dec 2019 ».
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