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critical condition

Definition of critical condition

  1. :  very sick or injured and likely to die <The patient is in critical condition.>



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

conditionplay
  1. :  a premise upon which the fulfillment of an agreement depends :  stipulation

    :  covenant

    :  a provision making the effect of a legal instrument contingent upon an uncertain event

  1. :  to make stipulations

    :  to agree by stipulating

    :  to make conditional


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