health centre

A clinic staffed by a group of general practitioners and nurses

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  • health centre — health centres N COUNT A health centre is a building in which a group of doctors have offices or surgeries where their patients can visit them. Syn: surgery (in AM, use health center) …   English dictionary

  • health centre — health .centre BrE health center AmE n a building where several doctors work, and where people can go for medical treatment …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • health centre — ► NOUN ▪ an establishment housing local medical services or the practice of a group of doctors …   English terms dictionary

  • health centre — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms health centre : singular health centre plural health centres British a building where people can go to see a doctor or nurse …   English dictionary

  • health centre — /ˈhɛlθ sɛntə/ (say helth sentuh) noun a welfare centre set up by a state authority for the care of the general health of the residents in that area, especially mothers and babies. See baby health centre …   Australian English dictionary

  • health centre — (in Britain) a building, owned or leased by a community trust or a Health Authority, that houses personnel and/or services from one or several sections of the National Health Service (e.g. general practitioner, district nurse, dentists, child… …   Medical dictionary

  • health centre — (in Britain) a building, owned or leased by a primary care trust or health authority, that houses personnel and/or services from one or more sections of the National Health Service (e.g. general practitioners, district nurses, dentists, child… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • health centre — noun an establishment housing local medical services or the practice of a group of doctors …   English new terms dictionary

  • health centre — noun (C) BrE a building where several doctors have offices …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • ˈhealth ˌcentre — noun [C] British a building where people can go to see a doctor or nurse …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

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