critical condition

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of critical condition

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

Word by Word Definitions

critical play
  1. : inclined to criticize severely and unfavorably

  2. : consisting of or involving criticism

  3. : exercising or involving careful judgment or judicious evaluation

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

  2. : covenant

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

  1. : to make stipulations

  2. : to agree by stipulating

  3. : to make conditional


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