Nosocomial

Nos`o*co"mi*al

(ns`*k"m*l), a. [L. nosocomium a hospital, Gr. nosokomei^on; no`sos disease + komei^n to attend to.] 1. Of or pertaining to a hospital; as, nosocomial atmosphere. Dunglison.
[1913 Webster]

2. Acquired in a hospital; as, a nosocomial infection.
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