What does the word sanitarium mean?

Usage examples for sanitarium

  1. Besides the hospital there is a sanitarium, to which 42 persons were admitted. – Speeches and Addresses of H. R. H. the Prince of Wales: 1863-1888 by Edward VII
  2. Though early in the season, the hotel and sanitarium seemed well filled, while numerous pleasure- seekers were promenading the walks leading to and from the springs which gave the place its popularity. – At the Time Appointed by A. Maynard Barbour