Definition of 'convalescence'
Example sentences containing 'convalescence'
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The surgeons did miracles mending his jaw, but his convalescence may take weeks. STAGE FRIGHT (1993)`After your convalescence is over... your initiation can begin. NIGHT SISTERS (1993)They required surgery of a kind, and decent care during convalescence. DARE CALL IT TREASON (1993)
Trends of 'convalescence'
Used Occasionally. convalescence is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'convalescence'
British English: convalescence NOUN
Convalescence is the period or process of becoming healthy and well again after an illness or operation.
Also thanks to the two of them for inviting me to stay during my convalescence.
Definition of convalescence from the Collins English Dictionary
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