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convalescentadjective [not gradable]

us   /ˌkɑn·vəˈles·ənt/
being in the process or period of resting in order to get better after an illness or operation: convalescent patients
A convalescent home is a place where people go when they need medical care but do not need to be in a hospital.
(Definition of convalescent from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “convalescent”
in Chinese (Simplified) 处于康复期的病人…
in Chinese (Traditional) 處於康復期的病人…
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