English version

convalescent in Hospital topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishconvalescentcon‧va‧les‧cent /ˌkɒnvəˈlesənt◂ $ ˌkɑːn-/ noun [countable]  MHRECOVER/GET BETTERsomeone who is spending time getting well after an illnessconvalescent adjective
Examples from the Corpus
convalescentHe felt drained, giddy, weak as a convalescent.Age Concern believes that convalescent facilities must be available to all elderly patients who require them.