convalescence

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French convalescence, from Late Latin convalēscentia (regaining of health), from Latin convalēscō (regain health, grow strong).

Noun[edit]

convalescence (plural convalescences)

  1. A gradual healing after illness or injury.
  2. The period of time spent for healing.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin convalēscentia (regaining of health), from Latin convalēscō (regain health, grow strong).

Noun[edit]

convalescence f (plural convalescences)

  1. convalescence

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