lazaretto

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Synonyms for lazaretto

hospital for persons with infectious diseases (especially leprosy)

a small locker at the stern of a boat or between decks of a ship

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The peace this book will describe," Cohen explains eloquently in her introduction, "was forged not in back rooms and ministerial chambers but in arenas of broad public participation, in soup kitchens and makeshift local pension offices, homes for orphaned children and villas turned lazarets.