What does the word infirmary mean?

Usage examples for infirmary

  1. 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
  2. Hadn't he better be taken to the infirmary, sir? – The Story of Antony Grace by George Manville Fenn