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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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Four nurseries in the UAE have been shut down in the past six months for not meeting health and safety standards.
The website lists all registered UK nurseries, with the aim of helping web users search for the right one.
uk The business, which celebrated its first birthday in April, beat 369 other nurseries in the line-up for the award due to online recommendations from the parents, relatives and guardians of children.
The nursery, at 28 Old Coach Road, Droitwich, ceased operating when the former owner, Shenstone House Day Nurseries, went into voluntary liquidation.
Executive guidelines and regulations for nurseries should be fast-tracked
Moza Salem Al Shoomi, Director of the Child Department at the ministry, said some families had approached the ministry requesting nurseries to keep their young children till late in the evening.
Gulf News reported cases of nurseries being shut down, unlicensed home nurseries being raided and squalid, unsafe conditions for toddlers earlier this year.
Summary: Muscat: In a major overhaul, the managements of nurseries in Oman have been .
It is a big reassurance for parents to know that the owner of the business works there as well, rather than employing a manager like some nurseries do," Alison added.
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.