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rest home

a residential establishment that provides special care for convalescents and aged or infirm persons.
1920-25 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Includes recipients residing in a licensed rest home that has a provider agreement with the state.
rest home in Medicine

rest home n.
An establishment where the old persons or the frail are housed and cared for.

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