What does the word infirmary mean?

Usage examples for infirmary

  1. One day Dr. Isaacs says to her, 'Mrs. Byrne, ' says he, 'why don't ye send poor Mrs. Brady to the Infirmary? – North, South and Over the Sea by M.E. Francis (Mrs. Francis Blundell)
  2. They have a trained nurse- all the time- and they are going to fix up an infirmary on the top floor, so those that are sick can be quiet without the well ones having to be whist. – Polly and the Princess by Emma C. Dowd
  3. Hadn't he better be taken to the infirmary, sir? – The Story of Antony Grace by George Manville Fenn