ziekenhuis

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Etymology[edit]

From zieke (sick person, patient) +‎ -n- +‎ huis (house, building, institution)

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  • IPA(key): /ˈzi.kə(n).ɦœy̯s/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: zie‧ken‧huis

Noun[edit]

ziekenhuis n (plural ziekenhuizen, diminutive ziekenhuisje n)

  1. A hospital, medical care facility
  2. (by extension) An infirmary

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