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nursery

 [ner´sĕ-re]
the department in a hospital where newborn infants are cared for.

nursery

/nur·se·ry/ (nurs´er-e) the department in a hospital where the newborn are cared for.

nursery

A hospital department in which the newborn are cared for.

day nursery

Day care center.

nursery

a building or part of a building constructed especially for the rearing of animals on a largely milk diet. Requires special attention to mechanical services and the maintenance of a stable external environment. Hygiene, preferably an all-in, all-out management strategy, and strict microbial isolation are important parts of the management system.

nursery pigs
the growth phase of early-weaned pigs between weaning until they enter the grow-finish building. Pigs weaned at 3 weeks of age will spend 3 weeks in hot nursery pens where the ambient temperature is initially 85° to 90°F and the subsequent 3 weeks in the cold nursery where ambient temperature is 65°F.
nursery diarrhea
enteropathogenic bacterial or viral infections in young animals.
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If the nurseries did close, we would work with every family to find alternative provision.
Former education committee convener, Tory councillor Alastair Berrill, added: "Both these nurseries have delivered exceptional quality over a number of years and this latest report reaffirms just how good they are.
The GMB union, which represents the nursery workers, has revealed the potential nursery closures as a result of a meeting with the council ahead of a cabinet meeting to discuss the future of council-run nurseries.
At total of 403 nurseries across the region were included in the ratings.
Mouza said out of the 12 nurseries, three were shut down for good for committing violations that put children in danger.
The Ministry of Social Affairs' child department, the body responsible for supervising nurseries across the country, said the nurseries were closed because they failed to comply with Civil Defence regulations.
Oblige nurseries to come up with ministry-approved plans or have their licences suspended
Al Shoomi warned that the evening permit issued for some nurseries would be revoked in case the management proved to have flouted the set conditions or been warned by the ministry inspectors.
Muscat: In a major overhaul, the managements of nurseries in Oman have been asked to furnish the details of the qualifications of their employees.
Culverdene Day Nursery, in Grainger Park Road, Newcastle, has been presented with the accredited e-Quality Counts Award from National Day Nurseries Association (NDNA) The nursery, which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, is the first in the city to achieve the new e-Quality Counts accreditation.
And you can read their regular reports on individual nurseries at www.
Chan said the issue of Public Account Committee (PAC) was not eight nurseries allotted along Park Road but the committee wants to know about the status of all 22 nurseries owned by CDA and allotted to various persons.