critical care

Definition of critical care

:the care of patients who are in critical condition
  • a nurse who specializes in critical care

Word by Word Definitions

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

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

  3. : relating to or being a state in which or a measurement or point at which some quality, property, or phenomenon suffers a definite change

care play
  1. : suffering of mind : grief

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

  3. : a cause for such anxiety

  1. : to feel trouble or anxiety

  2. : to feel interest or concern

  3. : to give care


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