aftercare

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From after- +‎ care.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈɑːf.tə(ɹ).kɛə/, /ˈæf.tə(ɹ).kɛə/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈæf.tɚ.kɛɹ/

Noun[edit]

aftercare (uncountable)

  1. (medicine) The care given to a patient during recovery from an operation or after hospitalization.

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