Definitions for

Overview of noun asylum

The noun asylum has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. refuge, sanctuary, asylum

(a shelter from danger or hardship)

2. mental hospital, psychiatric hospital, mental institution, institution, mental home, insane asylum, asylum

(a hospital for mentally incompetent or unbalanced person) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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