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critical care

Definition of critical care

  1. :  the care of patients who are in critical condition <a nurse who specializes in critical care>



Word by Word Definitions

criticalplay
  1. :  of, relating to, or being a turning point or specially important juncture : as

    :  relating to or being the stage of a disease at which an abrupt change for better or worse may be expected

    :  being or relating to an illness or condition involving danger of death

careplay
  1. :  suffering of mind :  grief

    :  a disquieted state of mixed uncertainty, apprehension, and responsibility

    :  a cause for such anxiety

  1. :  to feel trouble or anxiety

    :  to feel interest or concern

    :  to give care


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