Convalence or convalescent

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Convalescent

Convalescent

Adjective

Definition:

(of a person) recovering from an illness or medical treatment

Examples:

  1. A convalescent child
  2. You're still convalescent and you need to rest

Synonyms:

  • Recuperating
  • Recovering
  • Getting better
  • On the road to recovery

Convalescent

Noun

Definition:

A person who is recovering after an illness or medical treatment

Examples:

  1. Convalescents benefit from relaxation

Synonyms:

  • Sick person
  • Case
  • Sufferer
  • Victim

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