convalescence Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “convalescence” in the English Dictionary

"convalescence" in British English

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convalescencenoun [S or U]

uk   /ˌkɒn.vəˈles.əns/  us   /ˌkɑːn-/
a ​period in which you ​convalesce
(Definition of convalescence from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"convalescence" in American English

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convalescencenoun [C/U]

 us   /ˌkɑn·vəˈles·əns/
the ​process or ​period of ​resting in ​order to get ​better after an ​illness or ​operation
(Definition of convalescence from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “convalescence”
in Arabic نَقاهة…
in Korean 요양…
in Portuguese convalescença…
in Catalan convalescència…
in Japanese (病後の)静養期間, 回復期…
in Chinese (Simplified) 休养期, 康复期,恢复期…
in Turkish iyileşme süreci, nekâhet…
in Russian выздоровление…
in Chinese (Traditional) 休養期, 康復期,恢復期…
in Italian convalescenza…
in Polish rekonwalescencja…
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