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 for hospitaller
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Hospitaler \Hos"pi*tal*er\, n. [Written also hospitaller.] [F.
     hospitalier. See Hospital, and cf. Hostler.]
     1. One residing in a hospital, for the purpose of receiving
        the poor, the sick, and strangers.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. One of an order of knights who built a hospital at
        Jerusalem for pilgrims, A. D. 1042. They were called
        Knights of St. John of Jerusalem, and after the removal of
        the order to Malta, Knights of Malta.
        [1913 Webster] hospitalisation

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