Definition of Convalescing

1. Verb. (present participle of convalesce) ¹



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Definition of Convalescing

1. convalesce [v] - See also: convalesce

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Convalescing

conusant
conusor
conusors
convalesce
convalesced
convalescence
convalescences
convalescencies
convalescency
convalescent
convalescent carrier
convalescent serum
convalescently
convalescents
convalesces
convalescing (current term)
convalidation
convalidations
convallamarin
convallaria
convallarin
convect
convected
convecting
convection
convection cell
convection cells
convectional
convections
convective

Literary usage of Convalescing

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1. Diary of a Southern Refugee, During the War by Judith White Brockenbrough] [McGuire (1868)
"slowly convalescing. One night while sitting up with B., together with a surgeon and General C., when we had not been able to raise him up for two days, ..."

2. Massage and therapeutic exercise by Mary McMillan (1921)
"CHAPTER VIII EMPYEMA: EXERCISES IN CASES OF convalescing EM- ... After the acute stage has passed and during the convalescing period absorption of fluid may ..."

3. The Black Side: A Partial History of the Business, Religious, and by Edward Randolph Carter (1894)
"convalescing, he went to Chicago, where he spent five months. Returning to Atlanta, he began business 'by peddling pies on the street. ..."

4. The Rank of Charles Osborn as an Anti-slavery Pioneer by George Washington Julian (1891)
"DURING the month of January, 1879, while convalescing from a long spell of sickness, Robert B.. Duncan wrote these four papers about the " Old ..."

5. 88 Bis and V. I. H.: Letters from Two Hospitals by Katharine Foote (1919)
"Our Coldstream Guardsman, convalescing from pneumonia, has a splendid record, out with BEF since August 13, 1914, three times wounded, and now almost the ..."

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