Synonyms of convalescence
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improvementIf you say that something is an improvement on a previous thing or situation, you mean that it is better than that thing.
• The system we've just introduced has been a great improvement.
recoveryIf a sick person makes a recovery, he or she becomes well again.
• He made a remarkable recovery from a shin injury.
Thesaurus for convalescence from the Collins English Thesaurus
gradual return to health after illness, injury, or an operation, esp through rest