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Hospitable vs. Hospital

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Hospitableadjective

cordial and generous towards guests

Hospitalnoun

A large medical facility, usually in a building with multiple floors, where seriously ill or injured patients are given extensive medical and/or surgical treatment.

‘Luckily an ambulance arrived quickly and he was rushed to hospital.’; ‘Luckily an ambulance arrived quickly and he was rushed to the hospital.’;

Hospitableadjective

receptive and open-minded

Hospitalnoun

A building founded for the long-term care of its residents, such as an almshouse. The residents may have no physical ailments, but simply need financial support.

Hospitableadjective

favorable

Hospitalnoun

(obsolete) A place of lodging.

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Hospitableadjective

Receiving and entertaining strangers or guests with kindness and without reward; kind to strangers and guests; characterized by hospitality.

Hospitaladjective

(obsolete) Hospitable.

Hospitableadjective

Proceeding from or indicating kindness and generosity to guests and strangers; as, hospitable rites.

‘To where you taper cheers the valeWith hospitable ray.’;

Hospitalnoun

A place for shelter or entertainment; an inn.

Hospitableadjective

favorable to life and growth;

‘soil sufficiently hospitable for forest growth’; ‘a hospitable environment’;

Hospitalnoun

A building in which the sick, injured, or infirm are received and treated; a public or private institution founded for reception and cure, or for the refuge, of persons diseased in body or mind, or disabled, infirm, or dependent, and in which they are treated either at their own expense, or more often by charity in whole or in part; a tent, building, or other place where the sick or wounded of an army cared for.

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Hospitableadjective

disposed to treat guests and strangers with cordiality and generosity;

‘a good-natured and hospitable man’; ‘a hospitable act’; ‘hospitable invitations’;

Hospitaladjective

Hospitable.

Hospitableadjective

(`hospitable' is usually followed by `to') having an open mind;

‘hospitable to new ideas’; ‘open to suggestions’;

Hospitalnoun

a health facility where patients receive treatment

Hospitableadjective

friendly and welcoming to visitors or guests

‘two friendly, hospitable brothers run the hotel’;

Hospitalnoun

a medical institution where sick or injured people are given medical or surgical care

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Hospitableadjective

(of an environment) pleasant and favourable for living in

‘one of the least hospitable places in North America’;

Hospital

A hospital is a health care institution providing patient treatment with specialized medical and nursing staff and medical equipment. The best-known type of hospital is the general hospital, which typically has an emergency department to treat urgent health problems ranging from fire and accident victims to a sudden illness.

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