Pronunciation: (laz"u-ret'ō),[key] —n., —pl.-tos. 1. a hospital for those affected with contagious diseases, esp. leprosy.
2. a building or a ship set apart for quarantine purposes.
3. Also called glory hole.Naut.a small storeroom within the hull of a ship, esp. one at the extreme stern. Also,laz•a•ret,laz•a•rettePronunciation: (laz"u-ret').[key]