Medical Dictionary


adj con·va·les·cent \-ˈles-ənt\

Medical Definition of CONVALESCENT

:  recovering from sickness or debility :  partially restored to health or strength <convalescent patients>
:  of, for, or relating to convalescence or convalescents <convalescent stages> <a convalescent ward>
con·va·les·cent·ly adverb
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