sick house

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A building or part thereof used for the medical, obstetrical, or surgical care of four or more patients on a 24-hr basis.
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Readers may recall that formaldehyde is one of the suspected causes of sick house syndrome.
The Sick House Survival Guide by Angela Hobbs (New Society Publishers, 2003) describes how to take control of your home to solve indoor pollution problems.
What he could tell us was that few people cared about the literal translation of Malmaison as bad or sick house, but everyone was interested in the new buzz words on the high street - personal shopping.