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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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One parent told inspectors: "The staff at the nursery are warm and friendly and put in a huge effort to make children feel safe, happy and secure.
One working dad, who did not want to be named but said he will now have to give up work to look after his child, said: "Young children can be very clingy to the parents and they find it hard to integrate into nursery setting as it is, never mind having to go to another organisation and start afresh.
Nursery director Lisa Cronk said: "We are delighted to win NDNA Nursery of the Year for the third time.
Maaz Rahman, managing director Zizus Nursery, said: "Zizus would like to thank the parents who have recognised us for this prestigious award, it means the world to us.
This was followed in later years by Harlequin Nursery, Holly Bank Nursery and Oakwood House Nursery and Forest School.
Nurseries in other parts of the North East are also under threat and the head of one Gateshead nursery warned it was at risk.
Husband and wife team Clive and Diane Barratt took on their first Day Nursery in 2008.
Mouza explained that the majority of nursery fees require a full payment at the beginning of the year, so when a parent wants to move their child, some nurseries do not agree to give back the remaining fees.
As a nursery worker, you would plan and supervise activities such as arts and crafts, music and cooking, help children to learn numeracy skills, read stories and provide activities to develop the children's language skills, feed and change babies, and observe children and make notes for use in reports.
Increase staff at the nursery inspection section, preferably with specialists in early child intervention
Miss Storey the manager of the nursery said: "I'm really exited to meet all of the new children and extend the school; it will be nice to meet all of the new children.
Summary: Nursery schools are not usually permitted to receive small children in the evening but a few exceptions have been allowed by the Ministry of Social Affairs.