Meaning of lazaretto
Pronunciation: (laz"u-ret'ō), [key]
— pl. -tos.
- a hospital for those affected with contagious diseases, esp. leprosy.
- a building or a ship set apart for quarantine purposes.
- Also calleda small storeroom within the hull of a ship, esp. one at the extreme stern.
- lazaretto (Thesaurus)