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- 1. sanatorium, sanatarium, sanitarium, hospital, infirmary
- usage: a hospital for recuperation or for the treatment of chronic diseases
- 2. Bedlam, booby hatch, crazy house, cuckoo's nest, funny farm, funny house, loony bin, madhouse, nut house, nuthouse, sanatorium, snake pit, mental hospital, psychiatric hospital, mental institution, institution, mental home, insane asylum, asylum
- usage: pejorative terms for an insane asylum
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