1. hospitalization, time period, period of time, period

usage: a period of time when you are confined to a hospital; "now they try to shorten the patient's hospitalization"

2. hospitalization, condition, status

usage: the condition of being treated as a patient in a hospital; "he hoped to avoid the expense of hospitalization"

3. hospitalization insurance, hospitalization, health insurance

usage: insurance that pays all or part of a patient's hospital expense

4. hospitalization, hospitalisation, hospital care, medical care, medical aid

usage: placing in medical care in a hospital

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