Wordlist: Hospital - List 3

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ambulance
 
an emergency vehicle that transports sick or injured people to a hospital
 
casualty
 
the accident and emergency department of a hospital
 
have surgery
 
 
operating theatre
 
a room in a hospital used for performing surgery (originally designed for operations in front of observers)
 
operation
 
a surgical procedure performed by a doctor
 
operate
 
to perform some manual act upon a human body in a methodical manner, and usually with instruments, with a view to restore soundness or health, as in amputation, lithotomy, etc.
 
die
 
to stop living
 
dead
 
no longer living
 
death
 
the cessation of life and all associated processes; the end of an organism's existence as an entity independent from its environment and its return to an inert, nonliving state
 
corpse
 
a dead body
 
life
 
the state that follows birth, and precedes death
 
live
 
to have life
 
survive
 
to continue to live
 
 
  • ambulance
    • ambulance, ambulances(noun)
    • Definition:
      • an emergency vehicle that transports sick or injured people to a hospital
    • Example:
      • Call the ambulance, he is having a heart attack!
  • casualty
    • casualty, casualties[ˈkaʒ(ʊ)əlti](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the accident and emergency department of a hospital
    • Example:
      • The injured man was brought to casualty.
      • Synonym(s):
        emergency room (AE)
    • have surgery(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • He needs to have surgery because his blind gut is inflamed.
  • operating theatre
    • operating theatre, operating theatres(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a room in a hospital used for performing surgery (originally designed for operations in front of observers)
    • Example:
      • The nurse brought the man into the operation theatre.
      • Synonym(s):
        operating room (AE)
  • operation
    • operation, operations[ˌɒpə(ɹ)ˈeɪʃən](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a surgical procedure performed by a doctor
    • Example:
      • She had an operation to remove her appendix.
  • operate
    • operate(verb)
    • Definition:
      • to perform some manual act upon a human body in a methodical manner, and usually with instruments, with a view to restore soundness or health, as in amputation, lithotomy, etc.
    • Example:
      • It's the first time that the young doctor is allowed to operate.
    • die[daɪ](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to stop living
    • Example:
      • His grandfather died a few years ago.
      • Synonym(s):
        pass away
    • dead[dɛd](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • no longer living
    • Example:
      • All of my grandparents are dead.
      • Antonym(s):
        alive
    • death[dɛθ](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • the cessation of life and all associated processes; the end of an organism's existence as an entity independent from its environment and its return to an inert, nonliving state
    • Example:
      • The death of my grandmother saddened the whole family.
    • corpse, corpses(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a dead body
    • Example:
      • She didn't want to look at her grandmother's corpse.
    • life, lives[laɪf](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the state that follows birth, and precedes death
    • Example:
      • My friends are a very important part of my life.
      • Antonym(s):
        death
    • live[lɪv](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to have life
    • Example:
      • He's not expected to live for more than a few months.
    • survive(verb)
    • Definition:
      • to continue to live
    • Example:
      • He did not survive the accident.
 

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ambulance
casualty
operation
operate
die
dead
death
corpse
life
live
survive
 
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        operating theatre
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        operate
        to perform some manual act upon a human body in a methodical manner, and usually with instruments, with a view to restore soundness or health, as in amputation, lithotomy, etc.
        operation
        a surgical procedure performed by a doctor
        have surgery
        operating theatre
        a room in a hospital used for performing surgery (originally designed for operations in front of observers)
        corpse
        a dead body
        die
        to stop living
        dead
        no longer living
        live
        to have life
        survive
        to continue to live
        ambulance
        an emergency vehicle that transports sick or injured people to a hospital
        casualty
        the accident and emergency department of a hospital
        death
        the cessation of life and all associated processes; the end of an organism's existence as an entity independent from its environment and its return to an inert, nonliving state
        life
        the state that follows birth, and precedes death
         
         
         

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        operating theatre
        a room in a hospital used for performing surgery (originally designed for operations in front of observers)
        casualty
        the accident and emergency department of a hospital
        operate
        to perform some manual act upon a human body in a methodical manner, and usually with instruments, with a view to restore soundness or health, as in amputation, lithotomy, etc.
        ambulance
        an emergency vehicle that transports sick or injured people to a hospital
        operation
        a surgical procedure performed by a doctor
         
         
         
         

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