Definition of outpatient noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈaʊtpeɪʃnt//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈaʊtpeɪʃnt//
Hospitals, Conventional medicine
jump to other results
a person who goes to a hospital for treatment but does not stay there an outpatient clinic compare inpatient See related entries: Hospitals, Conventional medicine
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: outpatient