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noun [countable] clinic pronunciation in British English /ˈklɪnɪk/
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  1. 1
    a place where people go to receive a particular type of medical treatment or advice
    antenatal/family planning/diabetic clinic: Ask for advice at your local family planning clinic.
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      a private hospital where patients have to pay directly for their treatment
      He spent months recovering in a private health clinic.

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