a long-term care institution which supplies round-the-clock nursing care as well as supportive services for individuals with ongoing impairments or disease, specifically older individuals who have trouble moving, ingesting food, and other individual-care troubles.

NURSING HOME: "Brenda was quite unhappy with the thought of her mother being alone in a nursing home."
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