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He spent a week in the hospital with food poisoning.
She became ill on Friday and was admitted to the hospital the next day.
Victims were immediately rushed to the hospital.
He went into the hospital last week for a heart operation.
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the seed of a plant called anise, used for adding flavour to food and drink