valetudinarianism

noun
val·e·tu·di·nar·i·an·ism | \ ˌva-lə-ˌtü-də-ˈner-ē-ə-ˌni-zəm \

Definition of valetudinarianism 

: the condition or state of mind of a valetudinarian

First Known Use of valetudinarianism

1839, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for valetudinarianism

valetudinarian entry 1 + -ism

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