Definition of Patient of
1. Adjective. Showing the capacity for endurance. "A man patient of distractions"
Lexicographical Neighbors of Patient Of
Literary usage of Patient of
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1874)
"Was a patient of your own in the wards of the Pennsylvania Hospital I allude ... CASK V. Was a patient of Dr. •. Hemorrhage from bowels ; it occurred some ..."
2. Proceedings by Philadelphia County Medical Society (1891)
"A woman (patient of Dr. Ewing, West Grove), twenty-four years old, suffering from obstruction of the bowel, with fecal vomiting for three days before ..."
3. Lectures on the Principles and Practice of Physic Delivered at King's by Thomas Watson, David Francis Condie (1850)
"A patient of Dr. Cheyne's, a young man of twenty, was drowned in his own garden by falling into a little runnel of water, which was not four inches deep. ..."
4. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by American Neurological Association, Philadelphia Neurological Society, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association, Boston Society of Psychiatry and Neurology (1890)
"The family physician makes out a formal paper notifying a judge, justice of the peace or superintendent of the poor that a patient of his is insane and a ..."
5. Lawyers' Reports Annotated by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company (1919)
"... acting by direction of her husband, she became a patient of appellant, and secured a number of prescriptions for morphine, nominally for her own use, ..."
6. The Anatomy of Melancholy: What it Is, with All the Kinds, Causes, Symptoms by Robert Burton (1862)
"Felix Plater, in the first book of his observations, boasts how he cured a widower in Basil, a patient of his, by this stratagem alone, that doted upon a ..."